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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: 1%
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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 34' South
Longitude: 49° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.70 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.02 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 25' 19.5"961.09 miwest0° 09' 01.2"10.34 minorth961.50 mi
24 hours13° 28' 38.9"898.17 mieast3° 59' 27.3"274.38 minorth946.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaSat 12:20 PM288 km179 miles156 nmSouth S
AntananarivoSat 12:20 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouSat 12:20 PM514 km319 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirabeSat 12:20 PM521 km324 miles281 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduSat 12:20 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 12:20 PM755 km469 miles408 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisSat 1:20 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSoutheast SE
Port LouisSat 1:20 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmEast-southeast ESE
VictoriaSat 1:20 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamSat 12:20 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorthwest NW
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