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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 72° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.13 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 959.9 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.00 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.5"959.75 miwest0° 08' 51.8"10.16 minorth960.15 mi
24 hours13° 31' 57.7"900.72 mieast3° 56' 24.1"270.87 minorth948.24 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 1:44 PM938 km583 miles506 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 11:44 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:44 AM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 12:44 PM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 11:44 AM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:44 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:14 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 1:14 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 10:44 AM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmWest W
MoroniSat 10:44 AM3180 km1976 miles1717 nmWest W

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