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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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 4:46:00 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: 4%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' South, Longitude: 85° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.08 meters/second, 1497.9 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' 22.3"15.51 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 23.6"930.45 miWest0° 02' 09.9"2.48 miNorth930.56 mi
24 hours14° 54' 40.1"965.25 miEast1° 33' 16.1"106.93 miNorth975.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandThu 9:46 AM2062 km1281 miles1114 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaThu 10:46 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaThu 11:46 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisThu 8:46 AM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmWest W
MaleThu 9:46 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 10:16 AM3114 km1935 miles1681 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeThu 12:46 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 12:46 PM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisThu 8:46 AM3161 km1964 miles1707 nmWest W
PerthThu 12:46 PM3234 km2009 miles1746 nmEast-southeast ESE

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