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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: 33%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 82° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.61 meters/second, 1507.0 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.61 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.3"936.15 miwest0° 03' 05.1"3.54 misouth936.00 mi
24 hours14° 20' 42.9"931.99 mieast0° 36' 05.5"41.38 misouth931.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 7:44 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 6:44 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisTue 5:44 AM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 5:44 AM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmWest W
MaleTue 6:44 AM2862 km1779 miles1546 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:14 AM2999 km1863 miles1619 nmNorth N
JakartaTue 8:44 AM3041 km1889 miles1642 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 9:44 AM3312 km2058 miles1788 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 9:44 AM3314 km2059 miles1789 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaTue 5:44 AM3401 km2113 miles1836 nmWest-northwest WNW
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