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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 32' North, Longitude: 60° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.79 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 25.4"997.09 miWest0° 10' 29.9"12.02 miNorth996.95 mi
24 hours11° 00' 07.5"754.47 miEast3° 57' 39.8"272.23 miNorth798.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuThu 3:46 PM878 km546 miles474 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 4:46 PM1443 km896 miles779 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleThu 5:46 PM1525 km948 miles823 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuThu 3:46 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenThu 3:46 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatThu 4:46 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramThu 6:16 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmEast E
MumbaiThu 6:16 PM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmNortheast NE
PuneThu 6:16 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
DjiboutiThu 3:46 PM1920 km1193 miles1036 nmWest-northwest WNW

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