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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 24' South, Longitude: 85° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.38 meters/second, 1542.2 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.4"957.96 miwest0° 08' 02.4"9.22 misouth957.67 mi
24 hours13° 55' 40.3"924.25 mieast2° 43' 34.2"187.49 misouth936.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 7:44 AM1752 km1089 miles946 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:44 AM2499 km1553 miles1349 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaMon 8:44 AM2574 km1600 miles1390 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 8:44 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleMon 6:44 AM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:14 AM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurMon 9:44 AM2793 km1735 miles1508 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 9:44 AM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 5:44 AM2999 km1863 miles1619 nmWest-southwest WSW
PontianakMon 8:44 AM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmEast-northeast ENE

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