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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: 4%
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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 38' South
Longitude: 79° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.12 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 22' 23.9"930.61 miwest0° 02' 13.8"2.56 minorth930.72 mi
24 hours14° 54' 18.8"965.02 mieast1° 34' 44.6"108.63 minorth975.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 11:10 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:10 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 9:10 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 9:10 AM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmWest W
MaleThu 10:10 AM2829 km1758 miles1528 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 10:40 AM3044 km1891 miles1643 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 9:10 AM3177 km1974 miles1716 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 10:10 AM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaThu 12:10 PM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoThu 8:10 AM3387 km2104 miles1829 nmWest W
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