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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 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 57' South, Longitude: 86° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 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' 06.6"959.04 miwest0° 08' 46.0"10.05 minorth959.44 mi
24 hours13° 33' 57.8"902.36 mieast3° 54' 30.1"268.71 minorth949.24 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 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:44 PM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:44 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:44 AM2576 km1600 miles1391 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:14 PM2629 km1634 miles1420 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 12:14 PM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:44 AM2648 km1646 miles1430 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 2:44 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 2:44 PM2695 km1674 miles1455 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSat 1:44 PM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmEast-northeast ENE
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