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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: 46%

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 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' North, Longitude: 68° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.67 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.6 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"985.66 miwest0° 09' 11.4"10.53 minorth985.45 mi
24 hours11° 02' 00.5"747.90 mieast3° 22' 52.0"232.45 minorth778.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaloreFri 6:26 PM709 km441 miles383 nmEast-northeast ENE
KulhudhuffushiFri 5:56 PM742 km461 miles401 nmSoutheast SE
MumbaiFri 6:26 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneFri 6:26 PM966 km600 miles522 nmNortheast NE
MaleFri 5:56 PM985 km612 miles532 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:26 PM989 km614 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangaloreFri 6:26 PM1003 km623 miles541 nmEast E
AnantapurFri 6:26 PM1049 km652 miles567 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiFri 6:26 PM1071 km666 miles578 nmEast E
SuratFri 6:26 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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