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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 phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 59' South
Longitude: 89° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.71 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' 05.6"958.86 miwest0° 08' 44.6"10.02 minorth959.26 mi
24 hours13° 34' 26.4"902.74 mieast3° 54' 02.6"268.19 minorth949.46 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 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSat 12:30 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:30 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:30 PM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 2:30 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:30 PM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:30 AM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon2759 km1714 miles1490 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PontianakSat 1:30 PM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmNortheast NE
MaleSat 11:30 AM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmNorthwest NW
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