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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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 56' South, Longitude: 77° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.00 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 20.9"941.56 miwest0° 05' 53.6"6.76 minorth941.86 mi
24 hours14° 20' 50.3"938.83 mieast2° 55' 38.2"201.32 minorth967.78 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 12:20 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:20 AM2090 km1299 miles1129 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 10:20 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 10:20 AM2364 km1469 miles1276 nmWest W
MaleFri 11:20 AM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:50 AM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:20 AM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoFri 9:20 AM3202 km1990 miles1729 nmWest W
JakartaFri 1:20 PM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 11:20 AM3444 km2140 miles1860 nmSouth S
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