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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 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 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° 09' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.6"1002.71 miwest0° 11' 36.2"13.29 misouth1002.69 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.5"804.69 mieast4° 34' 30.1"314.40 misouth861.24 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 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 5:58 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleFri 4:58 AM865 km537 miles467 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:28 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 5:28 AM1327 km824 miles716 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:28 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiFri 5:28 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreFri 5:28 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiFri 5:28 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaFri 3:58 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmWest W
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