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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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 53' South, Longitude: 80° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.94 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 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' 08.7"959.38 miwest0° 08' 48.6"10.10 minorth959.79 mi
24 hours13° 33' 04.8"901.67 mieast3° 55' 20.7"269.68 minorth948.83 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 1:10 PM1277 km794 miles690 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 12:10 PM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:10 PM2442 km1517 miles1319 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 11:10 AM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:40 PM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 12:40 PM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSat 11:10 AM2679 km1664 miles1446 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 11:10 AM2988 km1856 miles1613 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 2:10 PM3089 km1919 miles1668 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 3:10 PM3160 km1963 miles1706 nmNortheast NE
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