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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 12:56:00 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 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' North, Longitude: 68° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.68 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"985.61 miWest0° 09' 11.4"10.53 miNorth985.39 mi
24 hours11° 02' 00.1"747.85 miEast3° 22' 53.7"232.47 miNorth778.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaluruFri 6:26 PM680 km423 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
KulhudhuffushiFri 5:56 PM722 km449 miles390 nmSoutheast SE
MumbaiFri 6:26 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneFri 6:26 PM949 km590 miles513 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:26 PM961 km597 miles519 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleFri 5:56 PM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengaluruFri 6:26 PM974 km605 miles526 nmEast E
AnantapurFri 6:26 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiFri 6:26 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmEast E
SuratFri 6:26 PM1154 km717 miles623 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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