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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 7:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 43' South, Longitude: 56° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.00 meters/second, 1562.4 km/hour, 970.8 miles/hour or 843.6 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' 39.8"970.65 miWest0° 09' 46.4"11.20 miNorth971.05 mi
24 hours13° 01' 32.8"875.34 miEast4° 13' 35.9"290.52 miNorth928.99 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 11:30 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 11:30 AM799 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
Saint-PaulSat 11:30 AM817 km507 miles441 nmSouth S
Saint-PierreSat 11:30 AM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth S
ToamasinaSat 10:30 AM902 km560 miles487 nmSouthwest SW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 11:30 AM992 km616 miles535 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaSat 11:30 AM1013 km629 miles547 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 10:30 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 10:30 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 1:30 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmEast-northeast ENE

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