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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 = Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 2:24:00 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: 23%

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 Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' South, Longitude: 87° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.62 meters/second, 1499.8 km/hour, 932.0 miles/hour or 809.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.53 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miNorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 23' 48.5"931.65 miWest0° 00' 21.1"0.41 miNorth931.67 mi
24 hours14° 28' 47.4"937.02 miEast0° 48' 00.5"55.04 miNorth941.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandWed 7:24 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaWed 8:24 AM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaWed 9:24 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNortheast NE
BandungWed 9:24 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeWed 10:24 AM3009 km1870 miles1625 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 10:24 AM3053 km1897 miles1648 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthWed 10:24 AM3073 km1909 miles1659 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisWed 6:24 AM3137 km1949 miles1694 nmWest W
MaleWed 7:24 AM3152 km1959 miles1702 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 7:54 AM3165 km1966 miles1709 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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