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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: 52%

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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 19' South, Longitude: 76° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.79 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.9"992.56 miwest0° 11' 07.9"12.75 misouth992.41 mi
24 hours12° 17' 18.0"841.09 mieast4° 15' 43.7"292.94 misouth885.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 6:36 AM477 km296 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
Addu CitySat 5:36 AM929 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 5:36 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 6:06 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 6:06 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 6:06 AM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmNorth N
MaduraiSat 6:06 AM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmNorth N
BangaloreSat 6:06 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 4:36 AM2377 km1477 miles1284 nmWest W
ChennaiSat 6:06 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmNorth N

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