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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: 36%

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 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 22' North, Longitude: 74° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.7"997.55 miwest0° 10' 32.6"12.08 minorth997.42 mi
24 hours11° 00' 13.6"754.94 mieast3° 58' 57.8"273.74 minorth799.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 4:44 PM219 km136 miles118 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:14 PM258 km160 miles139 nmEast-northeast ENE
KochiThu 5:14 PM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleThu 4:44 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TheniThu 5:14 PM407 km253 miles220 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiThu 5:14 PM452 km281 miles244 nmNortheast NE
CoimbatoreThu 5:14 PM462 km287 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 5:14 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:14 PM556 km345 miles300 nmEast E
MangaloreThu 5:14 PM609 km378 miles329 nmNorth N
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