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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 85° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.69 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.1 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' 06.0"940.80 miwest0° 05' 13.4"5.99 misouth940.57 mi
24 hours14° 39' 05.4"957.11 mieast1° 27' 33.5"100.39 misouth958.02 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 8:44 AM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:44 AM2186 km1359 miles1181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaTue 9:44 AM2758 km1713 miles1489 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleTue 7:44 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisTue 6:44 AM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 8:14 AM2944 km1829 miles1589 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeTue 10:44 AM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 10:44 AM3066 km1905 miles1655 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisTue 6:44 AM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmWest W
PerthTue 10:44 AM3377 km2098 miles1823 nmEast-southeast ESE
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