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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 11:36:00 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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 19' North, Longitude: 88° 07' 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"986.33 miWest0° 09' 16.2"10.62 miNorth986.12 mi
24 hours11° 01' 42.4"748.06 miEast3° 24' 59.5"234.86 miNorth779.38 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 5:06 PM479 km298 miles259 nmEast E
KalmunaiFri 5:06 PM815 km506 miles440 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChennaiFri 5:06 PM876 km544 miles473 nmWest-northwest WNW
VisakhapatnamFri 5:06 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorthwest NW
KandyFri 5:06 PM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
Banda AcehFri 6:36 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE
BhubaneshwarFri 5:06 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:06 PM1026 km638 miles554 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 5:06 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmWest-southwest WSW
YangonFri 6:06 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmNortheast NE

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