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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.

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

UTC time = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 2:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 27' South, Longitude: 80° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.25 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' 07.4"957.67 miWest0° 08' 00.2"9.17 miSouth957.38 mi
24 hours13° 56' 25.8"924.85 miEast2° 42' 32.9"186.31 miSouth936.75 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 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:08 AM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmSouth S
MaleMon 7:08 AM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 6:08 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:38 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 7:38 AM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 6:08 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 6:08 AM2994 km1861 miles1617 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaMon 9:08 AM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurMon 10:08 AM3216 km1999 miles1737 nmNortheast NE

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