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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 5:30:00 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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' South, Longitude: 71° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 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 miNorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 02.4"951.59 miWest0° 07' 13.7"8.29 miNorth951.94 mi
24 hours13° 42' 27.5"904.77 miEast3° 22' 26.1"231.98 miNorth941.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 9:30 AM904 km562 miles488 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaFri 11:30 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmNorth N
Port LouisFri 9:30 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 9:30 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 9:30 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:30 AM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleFri 10:30 AM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 8:30 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:00 AM2838 km1763 miles1532 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniFri 8:30 AM3121 km1939 miles1685 nmWest W

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