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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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 53' South
Longitude: 70° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.67 meters/second, 1561.2 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 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' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.9"969.98 miwest0° 09' 41.8"11.11 minorth970.38 mi
24 hours13° 03' 07.0"876.57 mieast4° 12' 05.2"288.82 minorth929.68 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 12:30 PM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSat 10:30 AM1562 km971 miles844 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 10:30 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 10:30 AM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 11:30 AM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon2515 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 12:00 Noon2515 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 9:30 AM2531 km1572 miles1366 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:00 Noon2571 km1598 miles1388 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:30 AM2737 km1701 miles1478 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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