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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 31' South, Longitude: 73° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.10 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.2 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' 04.9"957.39 miwest0° 07' 57.5"9.12 misouth957.11 mi
24 hours13° 57' 19.4"925.61 mieast2° 41' 19.9"184.93 misouth937.25 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 8:34 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 6:34 AM1747 km1086 miles943 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:34 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 7:34 AM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 6:34 AM2378 km1477 miles1284 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:34 AM2391 km1485 miles1291 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:04 AM2680 km1666 miles1447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 5:34 AM2776 km1725 miles1499 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 8:04 AM3290 km2044 miles1777 nmNorth N
MoroniMon 5:34 AM3309 km2056 miles1787 nmWest W
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