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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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 20' North, Longitude: 76° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.5"997.53 miwest0° 10' 33.1"12.09 minorth997.40 mi
24 hours11° 00' 14.6"754.95 mieast3° 59' 08.1"273.91 minorth799.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NagercoilThu 5:06 PM112 km70 miles61 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:06 PM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth N
KollamThu 5:06 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth N
TirunelveliThu 5:06 PM181 km112 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CourtallamThu 5:06 PM183 km113 miles99 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TenkasiThu 5:06 PM186 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PathanamthittaThu 5:06 PM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth N
ThoothukudiThu 5:06 PM214 km133 miles115 nmNortheast NE
TiruvallaThu 5:06 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth N
AlappuzhaThu 5:06 PM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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