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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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 82° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.39 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.5"969.29 miwest0° 09' 37.6"11.03 minorth969.69 mi
24 hours13° 04' 27.2"877.50 mieast4° 10' 46.6"287.30 minorth930.14 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 11:40 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 10:40 AM2252 km1400 miles1216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:10 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 11:10 AM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:10 AM2569 km1597 miles1387 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:40 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 9:40 AM2762 km1716 miles1492 nmWest-southwest WSW
JakartaSat 12:40 PM2782 km1729 miles1502 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:40 PM2829 km1758 miles1528 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM2883 km1792 miles1557 nmNortheast NE

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