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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 6:30:00 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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 59' South, Longitude: 90° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.70 meters/second, 1543.3 km/hour, 959.0 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' 05.4"958.78 miWest0° 08' 44.4"10.02 miNorth959.18 mi
24 hours13° 34' 28.8"902.71 miEast3° 54' 00.4"268.13 miNorth949.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 1:30 PM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 1:30 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:30 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaSat 12:30 PM2160 km1342 miles1167 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeSat 2:30 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:30 PM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 1:30 PM2642 km1641 miles1426 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:30 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PontianakSat 1:30 PM2749 km1708 miles1484 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon2771 km1722 miles1496 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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