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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 = Friday, February 8, 2013 at 5:20:00 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: 6%

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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 26' South, Longitude: 74° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.45 meters/second, 1531.6 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.86 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 01.9"951.48 miWest0° 07' 12.7"8.26 miNorth951.83 mi
24 hours13° 42' 42.3"904.94 miEast3° 22' 02.0"231.53 miNorth941.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 11:20 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmNorth N
Port LouisFri 9:20 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 9:20 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:20 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmSouth S
MaleFri 10:20 AM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 9:20 AM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 10:50 AM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoFri 8:20 AM2809 km1745 miles1517 nmWest W
MoroniFri 8:20 AM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmWest W
BengaluruFri 10:50 AM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmNorth N

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