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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 = Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 3:46:00 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: 10%

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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 43' South, Longitude: 85° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.06 meters/second, 1497.8 km/hour, 930.7 miles/hour or 808.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.51 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miSouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.3"930.37 miWest0° 01' 41.5"1.94 miSouth930.29 mi
24 hours15° 01' 19.8"972.01 miEast0° 01' 50.3"2.11 miNorth972.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 9:46 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandWed 8:46 AM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaWed 10:46 AM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisWed 7:46 AM2888 km1795 miles1560 nmWest W
MaleWed 8:46 AM3034 km1886 miles1638 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisWed 7:46 AM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 9:16 AM3107 km1930 miles1677 nmNorth N
SingaporeWed 11:46 AM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 11:46 AM3196 km1986 miles1726 nmNortheast NE
PerthWed 11:46 AM3289 km2044 miles1776 nmEast-southeast ESE

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