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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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 52' South, Longitude: 85° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.47 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 14.3"978.45 miwest0° 10' 45.7"12.33 minorth978.85 mi
24 hours12° 43' 39.1"861.60 mieast4° 31' 30.5"311.00 minorth921.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 1:44 PM1536 km954 miles829 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 1:14 PM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 1:14 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 12:44 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaSun 2:44 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSun 3:44 PM2431 km1510 miles1312 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 1:14 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSun 2:44 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmEast E
SingaporeSun 3:44 PM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiSun 1:14 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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