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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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' South, Longitude: 87° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.77 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.4"958.99 miwest0° 08' 45.5"10.04 minorth959.39 mi
24 hours13° 34' 06.0"902.47 mieast3° 54' 22.1"268.56 minorth949.30 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 PM1900 km1180 miles1026 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:40 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:40 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:40 AM2609 km1621 miles1408 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeSat 2:40 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:40 PM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:10 PM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:40 AM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSat 1:40 PM2978 km1850 miles1608 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 2:40 PM3120 km1938 miles1685 nmEast-northeast ENE
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