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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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 17' South, Longitude: 73° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 24' 02.3"940.31 miwest0° 05' 06.9"5.86 misouth940.09 mi
24 hours14° 40' 14.2"957.93 mieast1° 24' 44.6"97.16 misouth958.63 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 9:34 AM1325 km823 miles716 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 7:34 AM1642 km1020 miles887 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 7:34 AM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandTue 8:34 AM2096 km1302 miles1132 nmSouth S
VictoriaTue 7:34 AM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmNorthwest NW
MaleTue 8:34 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmNorth N
AntananarivoTue 6:34 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 9:04 AM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniTue 6:34 AM3309 km2056 miles1787 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisTue 8:34 AM3345 km2078 miles1806 nmSouth S
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