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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 6:44:00 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 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 57' South, Longitude: 86° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.78 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 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' 06.5"958.96 miWest0° 08' 45.9"10.04 miNorth959.36 mi
24 hours13° 34' 00.1"902.33 miEast3° 54' 27.9"268.65 miNorth949.19 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 12:44 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:44 PM2438 km1515 miles1317 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:44 PM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:44 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:14 PM2638 km1639 miles1424 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 12:14 PM2645 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:44 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeSat 2:44 PM2674 km1662 miles1444 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:44 PM2676 km1663 miles1445 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSat 1:44 PM3039 km1888 miles1641 nmEast-northeast ENE

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