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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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 75° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.16 meters/second, 1498.2 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' 24.3"930.69 miwest0° 02' 16.9"2.62 minorth930.81 mi
24 hours14° 54' 01.4"964.79 mieast1° 35' 54.7"109.97 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
Diego GarciaThu 11:30 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmNorth N
Port LouisThu 9:30 AM1832 km1138 miles989 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:30 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisThu 9:30 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmWest W
MaleThu 10:30 AM2748 km1707 miles1484 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 9:30 AM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoThu 8:30 AM2888 km1794 miles1559 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:00 AM3089 km1919 miles1668 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 10:30 AM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmSouth S
MoroniThu 8:30 AM3528 km2192 miles1905 nmWest-northwest WNW
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