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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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 40' South, Longitude: 56° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.70 meters/second, 1539.7 km/hour, 956.7 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' 58.8"956.51 miwest0° 07' 50.7"8.99 misouth956.23 mi
24 hours13° 59' 37.5"927.41 mieast2° 38' 09.6"181.30 misouth938.36 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 AM395 km245 miles213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisMon 7:44 AM485 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaMon 6:44 AM797 km495 miles430 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoMon 6:44 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 7:44 AM1340 km833 miles724 nmNorth N
MoroniMon 6:44 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaMon 9:44 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamMon 6:44 AM2190 km1361 miles1183 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 6:44 AM2420 km1503 miles1306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweMon 5:44 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmWest W
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