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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: 56%

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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 71° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.78 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 27' 40.4"965.59 miwest0° 08' 29.7"9.74 misouth965.32 mi
24 hours13° 15' 08.8"884.90 mieast2° 58' 21.7"204.42 misouth901.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 6:40 AM876 km545 miles473 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 4:40 AM1544 km960 miles834 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 4:40 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 4:40 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 5:40 AM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 3:40 AM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 5:40 AM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 6:10 AM2625 km1631 miles1417 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 6:10 AM2625 km1631 miles1418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 3:40 AM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmWest W
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