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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: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 63° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 23' 24.4"942.10 miwest0° 06' 01.4"6.91 minorth942.41 mi
24 hours14° 19' 08.6"937.45 mieast2° 58' 25.1"204.49 minorth967.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 11:20 AM103 km64 miles55 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisFri 11:20 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 11:20 AM906 km563 miles489 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaFri 1:20 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoFri 10:20 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 11:20 AM1818 km1130 miles982 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniFri 10:20 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 12:20 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleFri 12:20 PM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamFri 10:20 AM2972 km1847 miles1605 nmWest-northwest WNW
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