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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 6:40:00 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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' South, Longitude: 87° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.76 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 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 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.3"958.91 miWest0° 08' 45.5"10.04 miNorth959.31 mi
24 hours13° 34' 08.4"902.44 miEast3° 54' 19.9"268.50 miNorth949.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 12:40 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:40 PM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:40 PM2383 km1480 miles1286 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 2:40 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:40 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:40 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:10 PM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:40 AM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSat 1:40 PM2954 km1836 miles1595 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 2:40 PM3091 km1920 miles1669 nmEast-northeast ENE

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