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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 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 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: 76° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.67 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.8 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"978.96 miwest0° 10' 47.9"12.37 minorth979.36 mi
24 hours12° 42' 30.0"860.70 mieast4° 32' 06.8"311.71 minorth921.20 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 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 1:20 PM1803 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 1:50 PM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 1:50 PM2090 km1299 miles1128 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSun 1:50 PM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 12:20 PM2281 km1417 miles1231 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiSun 1:50 PM2400 km1492 miles1296 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 12:20 PM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSun 12:20 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreSun 1:50 PM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmNorth N
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