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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: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 46' South, Longitude: 77° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.66 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 17.3"978.88 miwest0° 10' 47.7"12.37 minorth979.28 mi
24 hours12° 42' 32.1"860.67 mieast4° 32' 05.7"311.67 minorth921.16 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 2:20 PM722 km448 miles390 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 1:20 PM1810 km1125 miles978 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 1:50 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 1:50 PM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSun 1:50 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 12:20 PM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiSun 1:50 PM2399 km1491 miles1296 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 12:20 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSun 12:20 PM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruSun 1:50 PM2735 km1700 miles1477 nmNorth N
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