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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' South, Longitude: 87° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.2"969.11 miwest0° 09' 36.0"11.00 minorth969.51 mi
24 hours13° 04' 59.4"877.95 mieast4° 10' 14.9"286.71 minorth930.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 11:20 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluSat 12:20 PM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:20 PM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:20 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:50 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 1:20 PM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmNortheast NE
ColomboSat 10:50 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeSat 1:20 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
MaleSat 10:20 AM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:20 AM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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