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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: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 45' North, Longitude: 69° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 33.1"1000.95 miwest0° 10' 54.7"12.50 misouth1001.18 mi
24 hours11° 01' 09.7"758.46 mieast4° 29' 30.7"308.66 misouth820.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiWed 3:46 AM424 km263 miles229 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleWed 3:46 AM494 km307 miles267 nmEast-southeast ESE
Addu CityWed 3:46 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 4:16 AM894 km556 miles483 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangaloreWed 4:16 AM992 km616 miles536 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiWed 4:16 AM1072 km666 miles579 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboWed 4:16 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 4:16 AM1177 km731 miles636 nmEast E
BangaloreWed 4:16 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmNortheast NE
AnantapurWed 4:16 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmNortheast NE
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