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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: 63%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 37' South, Longitude: 74° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.28 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.7"1002.64 miwest0° 11' 36.2"13.29 misouth1002.62 mi
24 hours11° 39' 19.1"804.61 mieast4° 34' 30.7"314.39 misouth861.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityFri 4:58 AM355 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 5:58 AM468 km291 miles252 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleFri 4:58 AM868 km539 miles468 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:28 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 5:28 AM1312 km815 miles709 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:28 AM1369 km851 miles739 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiFri 5:28 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengaluruFri 5:28 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorth N
ChennaiFri 5:28 AM1956 km1216 miles1056 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaFri 3:58 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmWest W

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