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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' South, Longitude: 80° 06' 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"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 23.9"930.54 miwest0° 02' 13.6"2.55 minorth930.66 mi
24 hours14° 54' 19.7"964.97 mieast1° 34' 40.7"108.54 minorth975.89 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 AM1688 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:10 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 9:10 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 9:10 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmWest W
MaleThu 10:10 AM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 10:40 AM3044 km1891 miles1643 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 9:10 AM3202 km1989 miles1729 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaThu 12:10 PM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 10:10 AM3305 km2054 miles1785 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoThu 8:10 AM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmWest W
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