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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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 54' South, Longitude: 73° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.61 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.2"969.86 miwest0° 09' 41.0"11.09 minorth970.26 mi
24 hours13° 03' 23.1"876.77 mieast4° 11' 49.6"288.52 minorth929.79 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 12:20 PM731 km454 miles394 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 10:20 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 11:20 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSat 10:20 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 10:20 AM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:50 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 11:50 AM2423 km1505 miles1308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:50 AM2515 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:20 AM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmSouth S
AntananarivoSat 9:20 AM2781 km1728 miles1501 nmWest-southwest WSW
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