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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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 85° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.34 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.9"969.17 miwest0° 09' 36.7"11.02 minorth969.57 mi
24 hours13° 04' 43.2"877.69 mieast4° 10' 30.8"286.99 minorth930.25 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 11:30 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:00 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 10:30 AM2386 km1483 miles1288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:00 AM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 12:30 PM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:30 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:30 PM2640 km1640 miles1425 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:30 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:30 AM2735 km1700 miles1477 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSat 9:30 AM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmWest-southwest WSW

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