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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 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
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.72 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 23' 29.5"942.97 miwest0° 06' 12.4"7.12 minorth943.29 mi
24 hours14° 16' 42.5"935.57 mieast3° 02' 17.2"208.93 minorth966.34 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
MahajangaFri 11:42 AM418 km260 miles226 nmNortheast NE
FianarantsoaFri 11:42 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSoutheast SE
ToliaraFri 11:42 AM515 km320 miles278 nmSouth S
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
FomboniFri 11:42 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth N
MutsamuduFri 11:42 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth N

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