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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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:34:00 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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' North, Longitude: 85° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.7"972.01 miwest0° 07' 37.9"8.75 minorth971.76 mi
24 hours11° 09' 59.9"746.66 mieast2° 42' 37.0"186.36 minorth764.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VisakhapatnamSat 6:04 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakinadaSat 6:04 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiSat 6:04 PM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-southwest WSW
BhubaneshwarSat 6:04 PM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth N
HyderabadSat 6:04 PM765 km475 miles413 nmWest-northwest WNW
AnantapurSat 6:04 PM808 km502 miles436 nmWest W
BengaluruSat 6:04 PM841 km522 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
KalmunaiSat 6:04 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KolkataSat 6:04 PM921 km572 miles497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiSat 6:04 PM935 km581 miles505 nmSouthwest SW

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