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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: 28%

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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 39' South, Longitude: 59° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.76 meters/second, 1539.9 km/hour, 956.9 miles/hour or 831.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.8"956.64 miwest0° 07' 51.8"9.01 misouth956.35 mi
24 hours13° 59' 17.8"927.15 mieast2° 38' 36.9"181.82 misouth938.20 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 7:34 AM427 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisMon 7:34 AM609 km379 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoMon 6:34 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 7:34 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaMon 9:34 AM1773 km1102 miles957 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 6:34 AM1795 km1116 miles969 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamMon 6:34 AM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 6:34 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweMon 5:34 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmWest W
MaleMon 8:34 AM2793 km1735 miles1508 nmNortheast NE
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