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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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 38' South, Longitude: 61° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.81 meters/second, 1540.1 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.7"956.76 miwest0° 07' 52.7"9.03 misouth956.48 mi
24 hours13° 58' 58.2"926.90 mieast2° 39' 04.1"182.34 misouth938.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 7:24 AM581 km361 miles314 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 7:24 AM797 km495 miles431 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 7:24 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 6:24 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 9:24 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 6:24 AM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 8:24 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamMon 6:24 AM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 6:24 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 8:24 AM2822 km1754 miles1524 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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