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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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 19' North, Longitude: 87° 51' 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"986.38 miwest0° 09' 16.2"10.62 minorth986.17 mi
24 hours11° 01' 42.8"748.11 mieast3° 24' 57.7"234.85 minorth779.42 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 PM509 km316 miles275 nmEast E
KalmunaiFri 5:06 PM790 km491 miles427 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChennaiFri 5:06 PM847 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
VisakhapatnamFri 5:06 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorthwest NW
KandyFri 5:06 PM909 km565 miles491 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:06 PM1000 km622 miles540 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 5:06 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmWest-southwest WSW
BhubaneshwarFri 5:06 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 5:06 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmWest W
YangonFri 6:06 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmNortheast NE
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