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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 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 19' North, Longitude: 88° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.00 meters/second, 1587.6 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.2 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"986.40 miwest0° 09' 16.2"10.62 minorth986.19 mi
24 hours11° 01' 42.3"748.11 mieast3° 25' 00.9"234.91 minorth779.44 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 5:04 PM456 km283 miles246 nmEast E
KalmunaiFri 5:04 PM835 km519 miles451 nmWest-southwest WSW
VisakhapatnamFri 5:04 PM895 km556 miles483 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiFri 5:04 PM898 km558 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyFri 5:04 PM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
Banda AcehFri 6:34 PM998 km620 miles539 nmSoutheast SE
BhubaneshwarFri 5:04 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YangonFri 6:04 PM1037 km644 miles560 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:04 PM1047 km650 miles565 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 5:04 PM1050 km653 miles567 nmWest-southwest WSW
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