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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 29' North
Longitude: 64° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.84 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 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"997.28 miwest0° 10' 30.8"12.04 minorth997.15 mi
24 hours11° 00' 09.4"754.65 mieast3° 58' 04.1"272.71 minorth798.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 5:26 PM926 km576 miles500 nmEast E
MaleThu 5:26 PM1039 km645 miles561 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:56 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmEast E
MaduraiThu 5:56 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreThu 5:56 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiThu 5:56 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneThu 5:56 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 5:56 PM1673 km1039 miles903 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:56 PM1679 km1043 miles906 nmEast E
VictoriaThu 4:26 PM1689 km1050 miles912 nmSouthwest SW
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