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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' South, Longitude: 58° 05' East

The ground speed is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 kilometres/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 25.8"942.35 miWest0° 06' 04.6"6.97 miNorth942.66 mi
24 hours14° 18' 26.7"936.91 miEast2° 59' 32.5"205.78 miNorth966.92 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 11:44 AM163 km101 miles88 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 11:44 AM358 km223 miles193 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-PaulFri 11:44 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-PierreFri 11:44 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouthwest SW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 11:44 AM570 km354 miles308 nmEast E
ToamasinaFri 10:44 AM919 km571 miles496 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 10:44 AM1112 km691 miles600 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 11:44 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 10:44 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 1:44 PM2006 km1246 miles1083 nmNortheast NE

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