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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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' South, Longitude: 61° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.82 meters/second, 1540.2 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"956.71 miwest0° 07' 52.9"9.03 misouth956.42 mi
24 hours13° 58' 56.0"926.81 mieast2° 39' 07.2"182.39 misouth937.96 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 7:24 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisMon 7:24 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 7:24 AM821 km510 miles443 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 7:24 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 6:24 AM1538 km956 miles830 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 9:24 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 6:24 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 8:24 AM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamMon 6:24 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 6:24 AM2747 km1707 miles1483 nmNorthwest NW
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