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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 30' North, Longitude: 62° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.82 meters/second, 1604.9 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' 25.2"997.23 miwest0° 10' 30.4"12.03 minorth997.10 mi
24 hours11° 00' 08.6"754.60 mieast3° 57' 53.7"272.52 minorth798.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleThu 5:34 PM1243 km772 miles671 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 6:04 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmEast E
VictoriaThu 4:34 PM1570 km975 miles848 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MumbaiThu 6:04 PM1668 km1037 miles901 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiThu 6:04 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmEast E
PuneThu 6:04 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreThu 6:04 PM1726 km1073 miles932 nmEast-northeast ENE
MuscatThu 4:34 PM1838 km1142 miles993 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuratThu 6:04 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 6:04 PM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmEast E
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