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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: 6%

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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' South, Longitude: 71° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 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 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 02.5"951.67 miwest0° 07' 13.8"8.29 minorth952.02 mi
24 hours13° 42' 25.9"904.81 mieast3° 22' 28.6"232.05 minorth941.64 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 11:30 AM1121 km697 miles605 nmNorth N
Port LouisFri 9:30 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 9:30 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 9:30 AM2240 km1392 miles1210 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:30 AM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleFri 10:30 AM2399 km1491 miles1296 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 8:30 AM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:00 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniFri 8:30 AM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmWest W
BangaloreFri 11:00 AM3429 km2130 miles1851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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