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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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 42' South
Longitude: 43° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.66 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"943.04 miwest0° 06' 12.4"7.12 minorth943.35 mi
24 hours14° 16' 42.5"935.64 mieast3° 02' 17.2"208.94 minorth966.41 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 AM354 km220 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoFri 11:42 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast E
ToamasinaFri 11:42 AM585 km363 miles316 nmEast E
NampulaFri 10:42 AM634 km394 miles342 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouFri 11:42 AM670 km417 miles362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduFri 11:42 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 11:42 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth N
BeiraFri 10:42 AM961 km597 miles519 nmWest W
LilongweFri 10:42 AM1201 km746 miles648 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisFri 12:42 PM1234 km767 miles666 nmEast-southeast ESE
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