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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 30' South, Longitude: 75° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.15 meters/second, 1541.3 km/hour, 957.7 miles/hour or 832.3 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 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 05.9"957.52 miwest0° 07' 58.6"9.14 misouth957.23 mi
24 hours13° 56' 59.7"925.36 mieast2° 41' 46.8"185.45 misouth937.09 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 8:24 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 6:24 AM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:24 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 7:24 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:24 AM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmSouth S
VictoriaMon 6:24 AM2599 km1615 miles1404 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:54 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 7:54 AM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 5:24 AM3029 km1882 miles1636 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 7:54 AM3263 km2028 miles1762 nmNorth N
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