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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: 45%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 18' North, Longitude: 90° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.04 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.6"986.42 miwest0° 09' 16.9"10.63 minorth986.21 mi
24 hours11° 01' 40.3"748.08 mieast3° 25' 15.1"235.16 minorth779.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairFri 4:56 PM217 km135 miles117 nmEast E
Banda AcehFri 6:26 PM824 km512 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
YangonFri 5:56 PM856 km532 miles462 nmNortheast NE
VisakhapatnamFri 4:56 PM1060 km659 miles572 nmNorthwest NW
NaypyidawFri 5:56 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BhubaneshwarFri 4:56 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangkokFri 6:26 PM1114 km692 miles602 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiFri 4:56 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmWest W
ChittagongFri 5:26 PM1229 km764 miles664 nmNorth N
MedanFri 6:26 PM1237 km769 miles668 nmSoutheast SE
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