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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: 56%

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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' North, Longitude: 67° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.30 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 32' 15.5"971.29 miwest0° 07' 32.6"8.65 minorth971.04 mi
24 hours11° 10' 31.5"746.70 mieast2° 40' 23.1"183.81 minorth764.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiSat 7:16 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNortheast NE
PuneSat 7:16 PM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangaloreSat 7:16 PM840 km522 miles453 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuratSat 7:16 PM897 km557 miles484 nmNortheast NE
VadodaraSat 7:16 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNortheast NE
AhmedabadSat 7:16 PM1049 km652 miles566 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KarachiSat 6:46 PM1089 km677 miles588 nmNorth N
AnantapurSat 7:16 PM1099 km683 miles594 nmEast E
BangaloreSat 7:16 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmEast E
HyderabadSat 7:16 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast-northeast ENE

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