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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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' South, Longitude: 80° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.96 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.3 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' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 20.3"941.46 miwest0° 05' 52.3"6.73 minorth941.76 mi
24 hours14° 21' 07.4"939.05 mieast2° 55' 09.7"200.78 minorth967.87 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 12:10 PM1546 km961 miles835 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:10 AM2106 km1308 miles1137 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 10:10 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 10:10 AM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmWest W
MaleFri 11:10 AM2666 km1657 miles1440 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:40 AM2859 km1776 miles1544 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:10 AM3135 km1948 miles1693 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaFri 1:10 PM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 2:10 PM3382 km2101 miles1826 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 2:10 PM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmNortheast NE
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