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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: 13%

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 Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' South, Longitude: 59° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.37 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 24' 01.2"937.89 miwest0° 04' 10.3"4.79 minorth938.11 mi
24 hours14° 13' 09.6"926.11 mieast2° 16' 10.6"156.11 minorth945.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 9:20 AM223 km138 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisThu 9:20 AM449 km279 miles242 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoThu 8:20 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmWest W
VictoriaThu 9:20 AM1727 km1073 miles933 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaThu 11:20 AM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmNortheast NE
MoroniThu 8:20 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamThu 8:20 AM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:20 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweThu 7:20 AM2817 km1751 miles1521 nmWest W
MaputoThu 7:20 AM2849 km1770 miles1539 nmWest-southwest WSW
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