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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 = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:34:00 AM.

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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: 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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 19' North, Longitude: 88° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.01 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"986.34 miWest0° 09' 16.4"10.62 miNorth986.13 mi
24 hours11° 01' 42.1"748.06 miEast3° 25' 02.6"234.92 miNorth779.40 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 PM427 km265 miles230 nmEast E
KalmunaiFri 5:04 PM860 km535 miles464 nmWest-southwest WSW
VisakhapatnamFri 5:04 PM913 km567 miles493 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiFri 5:04 PM927 km576 miles501 nmWest-northwest WNW
Banda AcehFri 6:34 PM975 km606 miles527 nmSoutheast SE
KandyFri 5:04 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-southwest WSW
YangonFri 6:04 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNortheast NE
BhubaneshwarFri 5:04 PM1033 km642 miles558 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:04 PM1073 km667 miles579 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 5:04 PM1077 km669 miles582 nmWest-southwest WSW

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