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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.05 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 04.2"957.21 miwest0° 07' 56.8"9.11 misouth956.93 mi
24 hours13° 57' 37.0"925.78 mieast2° 40' 55.8"184.46 misouth937.32 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 AM1023 km636 miles553 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 6:44 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:44 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 6:44 AM2188 km1360 miles1182 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 7:44 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:44 AM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoMon 5:44 AM2550 km1585 miles1377 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:14 AM2753 km1711 miles1487 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 5:44 AM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 8:14 AM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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