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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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 42' South, Longitude: 53° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.62 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.94 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.6"956.33 miwest0° 07' 49.3"8.97 misouth956.05 mi
24 hours14° 00' 04.8"927.77 mieast2° 37' 31.1"180.57 misouth938.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaMon 6:58 AM452 km281 miles244 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 7:58 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisMon 7:58 AM580 km360 miles313 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirananaMon 6:58 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 6:58 AM668 km415 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeMon 6:58 AM757 km470 miles409 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamoutzouMon 6:58 AM978 km608 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniMon 6:58 AM1224 km761 miles661 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaMon 7:58 AM1355 km842 miles732 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamMon 6:58 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorthwest NW
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