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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 40' South, Longitude: 57° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.71 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 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' 58.9"956.46 miwest0° 07' 50.9"8.99 misouth956.17 mi
24 hours13° 59' 35.3"927.32 mieast2° 38' 12.7"181.35 misouth938.28 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 7:44 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisMon 7:44 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaMon 6:44 AM825 km513 miles446 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoMon 6:44 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 7:44 AM1343 km835 miles725 nmNorth N
MoroniMon 6:44 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaMon 9:44 AM1968 km1223 miles1062 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamMon 6:44 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 6:44 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweMon 5:44 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmWest W
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