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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 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 45' South, Longitude: 58° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.94 meters/second, 1562.2 km/hour, 970.7 miles/hour or 843.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.18 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.1"970.52 miwest0° 09' 45.7"11.19 minorth970.92 mi
24 hours13° 01' 48.8"875.54 mieast4° 13' 20.7"290.23 minorth929.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 11:20 AM725 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:20 AM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSat 11:20 AM1077 km669 miles582 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSat 10:20 AM1342 km834 miles724 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSat 1:20 PM1642 km1020 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSat 10:20 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSat 10:20 AM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 10:20 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 12:20 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNortheast NE
DodomaSat 10:20 AM2670 km1659 miles1441 nmWest-northwest WNW
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