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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 = Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 6:24:00 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 phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 00' South, Longitude: 91° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.67 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.98 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.0"958.70 miWest0° 08' 43.9"10.01 miNorth959.10 mi
24 hours13° 34' 41.0"902.87 miEast3° 53' 48.6"267.90 miNorth949.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 1:24 PM1784 km1109 miles964 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 1:24 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:24 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaSat 12:24 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeSat 2:24 PM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:24 PM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 1:24 PM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 1:24 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 2:24 PM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:24 AM2781 km1728 miles1501 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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