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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 58' North, Longitude: 87° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.31 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.3"1000.49 miwest0° 10' 52.4"12.45 misouth1000.73 mi
24 hours11° 00' 50.0"757.73 mieast4° 28' 46.5"307.80 misouth820.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiWed 3:04 AM601 km374 miles325 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyWed 3:04 AM726 km451 miles392 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 3:04 AM797 km495 miles430 nmWest W
ColomboWed 3:04 AM803 km499 miles434 nmWest W
Banda AcehWed 4:34 AM915 km569 miles494 nmEast E
MaduraiWed 3:04 AM1079 km670 miles583 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiWed 3:04 AM1084 km673 miles585 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 3:04 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengaluruWed 3:04 AM1299 km807 miles702 nmNorthwest NW
MedanWed 4:34 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmEast E
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