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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.2"||997.21 mi||west||0° 10' 30.3"||12.03 mi||north||997.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 08.5"||754.58 mi||east||3° 57' 51.2"||272.47 mi||north||798.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Thu 5:36 PM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm|| ESE|
|Victoria||Thu 4:36 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm|| SSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 6:06 PM||1618 km||1005 miles||874 nm|| E|
|Mumbai||Thu 6:06 PM||1702 km||1058 miles||919 nm|| NE|
|Pune||Thu 6:06 PM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| NE|
|Madurai||Thu 6:06 PM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| E|
|Bangalore||Thu 6:06 PM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| ENE|
|Muscat||Thu 4:36 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| NNW|
|Surat||Thu 6:06 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| NE|
|Colombo||Thu 6:06 PM||1940 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| E|
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