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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 01' South, Longitude: 89° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 18.1"941.06 miwest0° 05' 46.8"6.63 minorth941.35 mi
24 hours14° 22' 15.7"939.93 mieast2° 53' 15.0"198.59 minorth968.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 11:30 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaFri 12:30 PM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:30 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:30 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeFri 1:30 PM2712 km1685 miles1465 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:30 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 1:30 PM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthFri 1:30 PM2962 km1840 miles1599 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakFri 12:30 PM2984 km1854 miles1611 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:00 AM3069 km1907 miles1657 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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