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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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' South, Longitude: 60° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 23' 25.3"942.25 miwest0° 06' 03.2"6.94 minorth942.56 mi
24 hours14° 18' 44.2"937.14 mieast2° 59' 04.4"205.25 minorth967.02 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 11:34 AM324 km201 miles175 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisFri 11:34 AM346 km215 miles187 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 11:34 AM573 km356 miles310 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 10:34 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 11:34 AM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 1:34 PM1813 km1126 miles979 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 10:34 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 10:34 AM2651 km1647 miles1432 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 12:34 PM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuFri 10:34 AM2841 km1765 miles1534 nmNorthwest NW

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