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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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 94%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 47' North, Longitude: 77° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.44 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.9"944.68 miwest0° 03' 30.0"4.02 misouth944.86 mi
24 hours11° 39' 06.2"758.54 mieast1° 49' 32.2"125.57 misouth773.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HingoliThu 10:32 PM62 km39 miles34 nmWest W
WashimThu 10:32 PM71 km44 miles38 nmWest-northwest WNW
YavatmalThu 10:32 PM80 km50 miles43 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdilabadThu 10:32 PM84 km52 miles45 nmEast E
NandedThu 10:32 PM86 km53 miles46 nmSouthwest SW
ParbhaniThu 10:32 PM118 km73 miles64 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmravatiThu 10:32 PM128 km79 miles69 nmNorth N
AkolaThu 10:32 PM128 km80 miles69 nmNorthwest NW
NizamabadThu 10:32 PM129 km80 miles69 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WardhaThu 10:32 PM137 km85 miles74 nmNortheast NE
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