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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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' South, Longitude: 75° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.56 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 34.5"969.73 miwest0° 09' 40.1"11.08 minorth970.13 mi
24 hours13° 03' 39.1"876.96 mieast4° 11' 33.9"288.22 minorth929.89 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 12:10 PM803 km499 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:10 AM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 10:10 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 10:10 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:40 AM2355 km1463 miles1271 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 11:40 AM2357 km1464 miles1273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaSat 10:10 AM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:40 AM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:10 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmSouth S
BangaloreSat 11:40 AM2984 km1854 miles1611 nmNorth N
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