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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 42' South, Longitude: 67° 39' 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"1002.52 miwest0° 11' 36.1"13.29 misouth1002.50 mi
24 hours11° 39' 55.5"805.22 mieast4° 34' 18.2"314.15 misouth861.60 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 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSoutheast SE
Addu CityFri 5:26 AM696 km432 miles376 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleFri 5:26 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaFri 4:26 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:56 AM1700 km1056 miles918 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 5:56 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:56 AM1797 km1117 miles971 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 5:56 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 4:26 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengaluruFri 5:56 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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