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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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' North, Longitude: 82° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 16.4"971.89 miwest0° 07' 37.0"8.73 minorth971.64 mi
24 hours11° 10' 05.1"746.66 mieast2° 42' 15.1"185.95 minorth764.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TadepalligudemSat 6:16 PM225 km140 miles121 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakinadaSat 6:16 PM230 km143 miles124 nmNorth N
EluruSat 6:16 PM231 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RajahmundrySat 6:16 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNorth N
NelloreSat 6:16 PM242 km151 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
GunturSat 6:16 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNorthwest NW
VijayawadaSat 6:16 PM247 km153 miles133 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiSat 6:16 PM287 km179 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
VisakhapatnamSat 6:16 PM329 km204 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KurnoolSat 6:16 PM458 km284 miles247 nmWest-northwest WNW

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