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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 28' South, Longitude: 78° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.21 meters/second, 1541.5 km/hour, 957.9 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"15.96 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 06.8"957.64 miwest0° 07' 59.5"9.16 misouth957.36 mi
24 hours13° 56' 39.9"925.10 mieast2° 42' 13.8"185.96 misouth936.93 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 8:14 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 6:14 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 7:14 AM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:14 AM2365 km1469 miles1277 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisMon 6:14 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:44 AM2589 km1608 miles1398 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 7:44 AM2592 km1610 miles1399 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 6:14 AM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangaloreMon 7:44 AM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 5:14 AM3283 km2040 miles1773 nmWest W
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