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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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' South, Longitude: 59° 22' 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"952.24 miwest0° 07' 19.6"8.40 minorth952.59 mi
24 hours13° 41' 11.5"903.94 mieast3° 24' 27.9"234.33 minorth941.37 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 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 10:20 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoFri 9:20 AM1267 km787 miles684 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 10:20 AM1468 km912 miles792 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 12:20 PM1797 km1116 miles970 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 9:20 AM1843 km1145 miles995 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 9:20 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuFri 9:20 AM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweFri 8:20 AM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmWest W
MaleFri 11:20 AM2840 km1765 miles1533 nmNortheast NE
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