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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 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 26' South, Longitude: 82° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 08.3"957.80 miwest0° 08' 01.3"9.19 misouth957.52 mi
24 hours13° 56' 04.1"924.57 mieast2° 43' 02.0"186.87 misouth936.57 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 7:56 AM1507 km937 miles814 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:56 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmSouth S
MaleMon 6:56 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:26 AM2597 km1614 miles1402 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 7:26 AM2601 km1616 miles1405 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 5:56 AM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmWest-southwest WSW
JakartaMon 8:56 AM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisMon 5:56 AM2916 km1812 miles1575 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurMon 9:56 AM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 9:56 AM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmNortheast NE

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