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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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' South, Longitude: 75° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.05 meters/second, 1515.8 km/hour, 941.9 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' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 21.5"941.67 miwest0° 05' 55.0"6.78 minorth941.97 mi
24 hours14° 20' 33.2"938.61 mieast2° 56' 06.6"201.87 minorth967.68 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 12:30 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 10:30 AM1899 km1180 miles1026 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:30 AM2101 km1306 miles1134 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 10:30 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmWest W
MaleFri 11:30 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:30 AM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:00 Noon2895 km1799 miles1563 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 9:30 AM2951 km1833 miles1593 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 11:30 AM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmSouth S
BangaloreFri 12:00 Noon3534 km2196 miles1908 nmNorth N
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