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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 12:44:00 PM.

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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: 46%

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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 30' North, Longitude: 71° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.73 meters/second, 1586.6 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.43 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.4"985.71 miWest0° 09' 12.1"10.54 miNorth985.50 mi
24 hours11° 01' 57.4"747.88 miEast3° 23' 12.6"232.83 miNorth778.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KavarattiFri 6:14 PM150 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
MangaluruFri 6:14 PM379 km236 miles205 nmEast-northeast ENE
KochiFri 6:14 PM532 km331 miles287 nmEast-southeast ESE
KulhudhuffushiFri 5:44 PM561 km349 miles303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HubballiFri 6:14 PM570 km354 miles308 nmNortheast NE
CoimbatoreFri 6:14 PM585 km363 miles316 nmEast E
TheniFri 6:14 PM660 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengaluruFri 6:14 PM664 km413 miles359 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:14 PM670 km416 miles362 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaduraiFri 6:14 PM729 km453 miles394 nmEast-southeast ESE

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