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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 37' South
Longitude: 77° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.14 meters/second, 1498.1 km/hour, 930.9 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' 24.0"930.65 miwest0° 02' 15.3"2.59 minorth930.77 mi
24 hours14° 54' 10.1"964.90 mieast1° 35' 19.6"109.30 minorth975.94 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 11:20 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:20 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 9:20 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 9:20 AM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmWest W
MaleThu 10:20 AM2777 km1725 miles1499 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 9:20 AM2966 km1843 miles1601 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 10:50 AM3055 km1898 miles1650 nmNorth N
AntananarivoThu 8:20 AM3137 km1949 miles1694 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 10:20 AM3251 km2020 miles1755 nmSouth S
JakartaThu 12:20 PM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmEast-northeast ENE
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