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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 1:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 12' South, Longitude: 73° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.14 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.81 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miSouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.4"948.46 miWest0° 06' 04.8"6.97 miSouth948.21 mi
24 hours13° 53' 51.9"913.33 miEast1° 53' 05.6"129.65 miSouth917.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 7:24 AM1214 km755 miles656 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 5:24 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 5:24 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:24 AM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmSouth S
MaleMon 6:24 AM2474 km1538 miles1336 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 5:24 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 4:24 AM2767 km1720 miles1494 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 6:54 AM2856 km1774 miles1542 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 4:24 AM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisMon 6:24 AM3471 km2156 miles1874 nmSouth S

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