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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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 52' South
Longitude: 77° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.00 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 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 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 09.7"959.52 miwest0° 08' 49.6"10.12 minorth959.92 mi
24 hours13° 32' 44.4"901.40 mieast3° 55' 39.9"270.05 minorth948.67 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 1:20 PM1116 km694 miles603 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSat 11:20 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 12:20 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:20 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 11:20 AM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:50 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 12:50 PM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 11:20 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangaloreSat 12:50 PM3189 km1982 miles1722 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 10:20 AM3241 km2014 miles1750 nmWest W
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