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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: 26%
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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 54' North
Longitude: 66° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.80 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.6"1003.94 miwest0° 11' 28.9"13.15 minorth1003.94 mi
24 hours11° 07' 43.7"768.86 mieast4° 25' 40.7"304.28 minorth824.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 4:34 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast E
KulhudhuffushiWed 4:34 PM866 km538 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityWed 4:34 PM867 km539 miles468 nmEast-southeast ESE
Diego GarciaWed 5:34 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 5:04 PM1341 km834 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaWed 3:34 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiWed 5:04 PM1529 km950 miles825 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboWed 5:04 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:04 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreWed 5:04 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNortheast NE
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