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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 27' South
Longitude: 79° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 07.3"957.72 miwest0° 08' 00.1"9.17 misouth957.43 mi
24 hours13° 56' 27.9"924.94 mieast2° 42' 29.9"186.27 misouth936.83 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 8:08 AM1293 km803 miles698 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:08 AM2375 km1476 miles1283 nmSouth S
MaleMon 7:08 AM2386 km1483 miles1288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 6:08 AM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:38 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 7:38 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 6:08 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 6:08 AM2968 km1844 miles1603 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaMon 9:08 AM3153 km1959 miles1702 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurMon 10:08 AM3237 km2011 miles1748 nmNortheast NE
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