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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 37' North, Longitude: 59° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.3"985.26 miwest0° 09' 09.2"10.49 minorth985.05 mi
24 hours11° 02' 09.0"747.76 mieast3° 21' 53.7"231.32 minorth778.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 4:34 PM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahFri 5:34 PM836 km519 miles451 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatFri 5:34 PM1330 km826 miles718 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiFri 5:34 PM1520 km944 miles821 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 5:34 PM1575 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenFri 4:34 PM1586 km985 miles856 nmWest W
MumbaiFri 7:04 PM1642 km1020 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarachiFri 6:34 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SanaFri 4:34 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmWest-northwest WNW
PuneFri 7:04 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmEast-northeast ENE

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