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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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 47' South
Longitude: 55° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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"0.12 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 23' 26.6"942.53 miwest0° 06' 06.0"7.00 minorth942.84 mi
24 hours14° 18' 07.1"936.73 mieast3° 00' 03.5"206.39 minorth966.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisFri 11:54 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth S
Saint-PaulFri 11:54 AM247 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 11:54 AM267 km166 miles144 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaFri 10:54 AM638 km397 miles345 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 10:54 AM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W
AntsirabeFri 10:54 AM889 km552 miles480 nmWest W
MoroniFri 10:54 AM1518 km943 miles820 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaFri 11:54 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamFri 10:54 AM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaFri 1:54 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmEast-northeast ENE
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