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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: 19%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' South, Longitude: 89° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 817.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 24' 07.5"940.99 miwest0° 05' 16.0"6.04 misouth940.76 mi
24 hours14° 38' 37.3"956.77 mieast1° 28' 40.7"101.68 misouth957.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 8:24 AM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 9:24 AM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 9:24 AM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:24 AM2386 km1483 miles1289 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeTue 10:24 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 10:24 AM2784 km1730 miles1504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthTue 10:24 AM2951 km1834 miles1594 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarTue 10:24 AM2965 km1843 miles1601 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakTue 9:24 AM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:54 AM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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