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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 3:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 17' South, Longitude: 73° 24' 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"940.26 miWest0° 05' 07.1"5.87 miSouth940.03 mi
24 hours14° 40' 12.6"957.85 miEast1° 24' 48.4"97.23 miSouth958.55 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 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 7:34 AM1670 km1038 miles902 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 7:34 AM1885 km1172 miles1018 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandTue 8:34 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSouth S
VictoriaTue 7:34 AM2536 km1576 miles1370 nmNorthwest NW
MaleTue 8:34 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNorth N
AntananarivoTue 6:34 AM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 9:04 AM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniTue 6:34 AM3337 km2073 miles1802 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisTue 8:34 AM3347 km2080 miles1807 nmSouth S

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