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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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 42' South, Longitude: 43° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 29.6"943.06 miwest0° 06' 12.6"7.12 minorth943.38 mi
24 hours14° 16' 39.0"935.59 mieast3° 02' 22.8"209.05 minorth966.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirabeFri 11:44 AM401 km249 miles217 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoFri 11:44 AM433 km269 miles234 nmEast E
MahajangaFri 11:44 AM451 km280 miles243 nmNortheast NE
FianarantsoaFri 11:44 AM490 km304 miles265 nmSoutheast SE
ToliaraFri 11:44 AM516 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
NampulaFri 10:44 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorthwest NW
ToamasinaFri 11:44 AM635 km395 miles343 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 11:44 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniFri 11:44 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth N
MutsamuduFri 11:44 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
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