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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 2:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 6:44 AM918 km571 miles496 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 8:44 AM1027 km638 miles554 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 AM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:14 AM2753 km1711 miles1487 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 5:44 AM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmWest W

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