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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 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 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: 70° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 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"965.64 miwest0° 08' 29.5"9.73 misouth965.37 mi
24 hours13° 15' 10.7"884.99 mieast2° 58' 19.0"204.38 misouth901.83 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 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSun 4:40 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 4:40 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 4:40 AM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 5:40 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 3:40 AM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 5:40 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 6:10 AM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 6:10 AM2637 km1638 miles1424 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 3:40 AM3001 km1865 miles1620 nmWest W
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