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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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 69° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.20 meters/second, 1545.1 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 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' 12.5"959.96 miwest0° 08' 52.9"10.18 minorth960.36 mi
24 hours13° 31' 34.8"900.48 mieast3° 56' 45.3"271.29 minorth948.13 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 1:54 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSat 11:54 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:54 AM1609 km1000 miles869 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 11:54 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 12:54 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 10:54 AM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:54 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:24 PM2748 km1708 miles1484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 10:54 AM2894 km1799 miles1563 nmWest W
BangaloreSat 1:24 PM3295 km2048 miles1779 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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