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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 31' North, Longitude: 62° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.81 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"997.21 miwest0° 10' 30.3"12.03 minorth997.08 mi
24 hours11° 00' 08.5"754.58 mieast3° 57' 51.2"272.47 minorth798.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleThu 5:36 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmEast-southeast ESE
VictoriaThu 4:36 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 6:06 PM1618 km1005 miles874 nmEast E
MumbaiThu 6:06 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmNortheast NE
PuneThu 6:06 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiThu 6:06 PM1760 km1093 miles950 nmEast E
BangaloreThu 6:06 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmEast-northeast ENE
MuscatThu 4:36 PM1825 km1134 miles986 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuratThu 6:06 PM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNortheast NE
ColomboThu 6:06 PM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmEast E
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