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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 8:42:00 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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 42' South, Longitude: 44° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.65 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.72 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miNorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 23' 29.5"942.96 miWest0° 06' 12.2"7.11 miNorth943.28 mi
24 hours14° 16' 44.5"935.60 miEast3° 02' 14.0"208.87 miNorth966.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirabeFri 11:42 AM327 km203 miles177 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoFri 11:42 AM355 km221 miles192 nmEast E
MahajangaFri 11:42 AM401 km249 miles217 nmNortheast NE
FianarantsoaFri 11:42 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSoutheast SE
ToliaraFri 11:42 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
ToamasinaFri 11:42 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast E
NampulaFri 10:42 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouFri 11:42 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth N
FomboniFri 11:42 AM712 km442 miles384 nmNorth N
MutsamuduFri 11:42 AM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth N

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