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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: 62%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 43' South, Longitude: 67° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.22 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.3"1002.58 miwest0° 11' 36.1"13.29 misouth1002.56 mi
24 hours11° 39' 57.0"805.30 mieast4° 34' 17.7"314.16 misouth861.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 6:26 AM687 km427 miles371 nmSoutheast SE
Addu CityFri 5:26 AM722 km449 miles390 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleFri 5:26 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaFri 4:26 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:56 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 5:56 AM1818 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:56 AM1821 km1131 miles983 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 5:56 AM1921 km1193 miles1037 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 4:26 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BangaloreFri 5:56 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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