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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 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.34 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 23' 25.4"942.33 miwest0° 06' 03.4"6.94 minorth942.63 mi
24 hours14° 18' 42.2"937.18 mieast2° 59' 07.6"205.32 minorth967.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 11:34 AM321 km200 miles173 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 11:34 AM548 km340 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 10:34 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 11:34 AM1653 km1027 miles893 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 1:34 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 10:34 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 10:34 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 12:34 PM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuFri 10:34 AM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweFri 9:34 AM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmWest W
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