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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: 35%

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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 09' North, Longitude: 91° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 23.7"997.99 miwest0° 10' 36.0"12.14 minorth997.87 mi
24 hours11° 00' 21.8"755.44 mieast4° 00' 26.7"275.43 minorth800.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehThu 5:34 PM420 km261 miles227 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairThu 4:04 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth N
MedanThu 5:34 PM851 km529 miles459 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiThu 5:34 PM950 km590 miles513 nmEast E
YangonThu 5:04 PM1161 km721 miles627 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 6:34 PM1177 km731 miles635 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokThu 5:34 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 4:04 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmWest W
ColomboThu 4:04 PM1327 km824 miles716 nmWest W
ChennaiThu 4:04 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmWest-northwest WNW
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