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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 32' South, Longitude: 71° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.04 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.96 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 04.1"957.20 miwest0° 07' 56.6"9.10 misouth956.91 mi
24 hours13° 57' 39.2"925.81 mieast2° 40' 52.9"184.40 misouth937.34 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 8:44 AM1027 km638 miles555 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 6:44 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:44 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 6:44 AM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 7:44 AM2305 km1432 miles1245 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:44 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoMon 5:44 AM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:14 AM2764 km1717 miles1492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 5:44 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 8:14 AM3338 km2074 miles1802 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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