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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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' South, Longitude: 57° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.39 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 26.0"942.43 miwest0° 06' 04.7"6.97 minorth942.74 mi
24 hours14° 18' 24.6"936.95 mieast2° 59' 35.7"205.86 minorth966.98 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 11:44 AM155 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 11:44 AM337 km210 miles182 nmSouthwest SW
ToamasinaFri 10:44 AM891 km553 miles481 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 10:44 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 11:44 AM1589 km988 miles858 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 10:44 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 1:44 PM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamFri 10:44 AM2405 km1494 miles1298 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweFri 9:44 AM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmWest W
MogadishuFri 10:44 AM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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