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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 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 21' North
Longitude: 85° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.96 meters/second, 1587.5 km/hour, 986.4 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"986.31 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 minorth986.10 mi
24 hours11° 01' 44.4"748.09 mieast3° 24' 45.3"234.61 minorth779.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrincomaleeFri 5:14 PM598 km371 miles323 nmWest-southwest WSW
KalmunaiFri 5:14 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSouthwest SW
ChennaiFri 5:14 PM640 km398 miles346 nmWest-northwest WNW
VisakhapatnamFri 5:14 PM759 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:14 PM823 km511 miles444 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboFri 5:14 PM825 km513 miles446 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiFri 5:14 PM867 km539 miles468 nmWest W
BangaloreFri 5:14 PM927 km576 miles500 nmWest-northwest WNW
AnantapurFri 5:14 PM975 km606 miles527 nmWest-northwest WNW
BhubaneshwarFri 5:14 PM986 km612 miles532 nmNorth N
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