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

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' South, Longitude: 87° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.74 meters/second, 1514.7 km/hour, 941.2 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' 06.8"940.84 miwest0° 05' 14.8"6.01 misouth940.61 mi
24 hours14° 38' 49.9"956.85 mieast1° 28' 10.8"101.10 misouth957.82 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 AM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:34 AM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaTue 9:34 AM2515 km1563 miles1358 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 9:34 AM2536 km1576 miles1370 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeTue 10:34 AM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 10:34 AM2901 km1803 miles1566 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 8:04 AM3013 km1872 miles1627 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 7:34 AM3023 km1879 miles1632 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthTue 10:34 AM3139 km1950 miles1695 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakTue 9:34 AM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmNortheast NE
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