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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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 48' South, Longitude: 72° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.14 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.00 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.5"959.83 miwest0° 08' 51.8"10.16 minorth960.23 mi
24 hours13° 31' 55.3"900.75 mieast3° 56' 26.1"270.93 minorth948.29 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 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:44 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 11:44 AM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 12:44 PM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:44 PM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoSat 10:44 AM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:14 PM2653 km1649 miles1433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 10:44 AM3146 km1955 miles1699 nmWest W
BangaloreSat 1:14 PM3239 km2012 miles1749 nmNorth N
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