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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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 13:36:00 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: 65%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 40' North, Longitude: 81° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.26 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.7"957.71 miwest0° 05' 43.2"6.56 minorth957.48 mi
24 hours11° 21' 49.8"749.07 mieast1° 54' 04.8"130.77 minorth756.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BhadrachalamSun 7:06 PM39 km24 miles21 nmWest W
RajahmundrySun 7:06 PM92 km57 miles50 nmSoutheast SE
TadepalligudemSun 7:06 PM100 km62 miles54 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalkangiriSun 7:06 PM102 km63 miles55 nmNortheast NE
EluruSun 7:06 PM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth S
KhammamSun 7:06 PM126 km79 miles68 nmWest-southwest WSW
KakinadaSun 7:06 PM131 km81 miles71 nmSoutheast SE
VijayawadaSun 7:06 PM144 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GunturSun 7:06 PM174 km108 miles94 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WarangalSun 7:06 PM178 km111 miles96 nmWest W
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