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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' South, Longitude: 62° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.91 meters/second, 1497.3 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.51 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 37.9"930.11 miwest0° 01' 27.1"1.66 misouth930.04 mi
24 hours15° 01' 47.6"972.30 mieast0° 07' 42.6"8.84 minorth972.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisWed 9:20 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest W
Saint-DenisWed 9:20 AM724 km450 miles391 nmWest W
AntananarivoWed 8:20 AM1573 km977 miles849 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 11:20 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaWed 9:20 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniWed 8:20 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandWed 10:20 AM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamWed 8:20 AM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleWed 10:20 AM3012 km1872 miles1626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaputoWed 7:20 AM3097 km1924 miles1672 nmWest-southwest WSW
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