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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 12' South
Longitude: 87° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 06.7"940.89 miwest0° 05' 14.7"6.01 misouth940.66 mi
24 hours14° 38' 51.3"956.94 mieast1° 28' 07.1"101.03 misouth957.90 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 8:34 AM2097 km1303 miles1133 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:34 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaTue 9:34 AM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 9:34 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeTue 10:34 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 10:34 AM2917 km1812 miles1575 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 8:04 AM3004 km1867 miles1622 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 7:34 AM3008 km1869 miles1624 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisTue 6:34 AM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmWest W
PerthTue 10:34 AM3162 km1965 miles1708 nmEast-southeast ESE
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