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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 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 8, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' South, Longitude: 59° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.76 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.87 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.2"952.16 miwest0° 07' 19.5"8.40 minorth952.51 mi
24 hours13° 41' 13.1"903.90 mieast3° 24' 25.3"234.26 minorth941.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 10:20 AM388 km241 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 10:20 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-DenisFri 10:20 AM591 km367 miles319 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoFri 9:20 AM1295 km804 miles699 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 10:20 AM1477 km918 miles797 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 12:20 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 9:20 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 9:20 AM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuFri 9:20 AM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweFri 8:20 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmWest W
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