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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 7:44:00 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: 3%

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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' South, Longitude: 43° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.41 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.4 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' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 22' 26.5"931.20 miWest0° 02' 37.3"3.01 miNorth931.33 mi
24 hours14° 51' 58.8"963.07 miEast1° 43' 38.3"118.81 miNorth975.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraThu 10:44 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth S
AntsirabeThu 10:44 AM406 km252 miles219 nmEast E
FianarantsoaThu 10:44 AM416 km258 miles224 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoThu 10:44 AM487 km302 miles263 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaThu 10:44 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaThu 10:44 AM702 km436 miles379 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaThu 9:44 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorthwest NW
BeiraThu 9:44 AM879 km546 miles474 nmWest W
MamoutzouThu 10:44 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniThu 10:44 AM914 km568 miles494 nmNorth N

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