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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: 10%

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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 43' South, Longitude: 84° 56' 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' 41.2"930.43 miwest0° 01' 41.3"1.94 misouth930.35 mi
24 hours15° 01' 20.0"972.09 mieast0° 01' 54.4"2.19 minorth972.19 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 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandWed 8:46 AM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaWed 10:46 AM2859 km1776 miles1544 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisWed 7:46 AM2861 km1777 miles1545 nmWest W
MaleWed 8:46 AM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisWed 7:46 AM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 9:16 AM3101 km1927 miles1675 nmNorth N
SingaporeWed 11:46 AM3189 km1981 miles1722 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 11:46 AM3210 km1995 miles1733 nmNortheast NE
PerthWed 11:46 AM3314 km2059 miles1789 nmEast-southeast ESE
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