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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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 34' South
Longitude: 68° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.98 meters/second, 1540.7 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 831.9 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' 03.3"957.14 miwest0° 07' 55.6"9.09 misouth956.85 mi
24 hours13° 57' 58.9"926.13 mieast2° 40' 25.8"183.90 misouth937.57 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 8:54 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 6:54 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:54 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 6:54 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 5:54 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmWest W
MaleMon 7:54 AM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:54 AM2507 km1558 miles1353 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniMon 5:54 AM2799 km1740 miles1512 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:24 AM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuMon 5:54 AM3297 km2048 miles1780 nmNorthwest NW
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