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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 29' North, Longitude: 65° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.85 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.3 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' 25.1"997.29 miwest0° 10' 30.8"12.04 minorth997.16 mi
24 hours11° 00' 09.5"754.66 mieast3° 58' 06.6"272.76 minorth798.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 5:24 PM873 km542 miles471 nmEast E
MaleThu 5:24 PM988 km614 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:54 PM1299 km807 miles701 nmEast E
MaduraiThu 5:54 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreThu 5:54 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiThu 5:54 PM1514 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneThu 5:54 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 5:54 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:54 PM1625 km1010 miles878 nmEast E
VictoriaThu 4:24 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmSouthwest SW
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