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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 77%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 59' South, Longitude: 54° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.44 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.2"996.26 miwest0° 11' 11.9"12.83 misouth996.15 mi
24 hours11° 59' 24.2"823.23 mieast4° 18' 28.4"296.06 misouth870.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 4:08 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniFri 3:08 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuFri 3:08 AM1404 km873 miles758 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisFri 4:08 AM1501 km933 miles810 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoFri 3:08 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 4:08 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamFri 3:08 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 6:08 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmEast E
NairobiFri 3:08 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaFri 3:08 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmWest W
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