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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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' North, Longitude: 79° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.52 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.2"971.85 miwest0° 07' 36.2"8.72 minorth971.60 mi
24 hours11° 10' 09.9"746.72 mieast2° 41' 54.8"185.57 minorth764.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NelloreSat 6:26 PM73 km45 miles39 nmSoutheast SE
TirumalaSat 6:26 PM140 km87 miles75 nmSouth S
SrisailamSat 6:26 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GunturSat 6:26 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TiruvallurSat 6:26 PM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AnantapurSat 6:26 PM207 km128 miles112 nmWest W
VijayawadaSat 6:26 PM215 km133 miles116 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiSat 6:26 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VelloreSat 6:26 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth S
KanchipuramSat 6:26 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth S
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