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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 27' North, Longitude: 67° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.88 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.0"997.35 miwest0° 10' 31.3"12.05 minorth997.23 mi
24 hours11° 00' 10.6"754.73 mieast3° 58' 19.5"273.01 minorth798.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 5:14 PM607 km377 miles328 nmEast E
MaleThu 5:14 PM744 km462 miles402 nmEast-southeast ESE
MangaloreThu 5:44 PM990 km615 miles535 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:44 PM1033 km642 miles558 nmEast E
MaduraiThu 5:44 PM1185 km736 miles640 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreThu 5:44 PM1246 km775 miles673 nmEast-northeast ENE
AnantapurThu 5:44 PM1349 km839 miles729 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 5:44 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:44 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmEast E
MumbaiThu 5:44 PM1391 km865 miles751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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