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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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' South, Longitude: 87° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.82 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 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' 18.7"941.16 miwest0° 05' 48.2"6.65 minorth941.45 mi
24 hours14° 21' 58.7"939.71 mieast2° 53' 43.8"199.14 minorth968.15 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 11:40 AM2085 km1295 miles1126 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:40 AM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaFri 12:40 PM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 12:40 PM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM2866 km1781 miles1548 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:10 AM2983 km1854 miles1611 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 10:40 AM2990 km1858 miles1614 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 9:40 AM3151 km1958 miles1702 nmWest W
PerthFri 1:40 PM3174 km1972 miles1714 nmEast-southeast ESE
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