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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 21' North, Longitude: 73° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.83 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.9"997.24 miwest0° 10' 39.6"12.21 misouth997.51 mi
24 hours11° 09' 12.0"765.22 mieast4° 25' 07.8"303.65 misouth826.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiTue 1:26 AM111 km69 miles60 nmSouthwest SW
MaleTue 1:26 AM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:56 AM374 km232 miles202 nmEast-northeast ENE
KochiTue 1:56 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNortheast NE
TheniTue 1:56 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
CoimbatoreTue 1:56 AM536 km333 miles290 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiTue 1:56 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangaloreTue 1:56 AM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth N
ColomboTue 1:56 AM676 km420 miles365 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 1:56 AM682 km424 miles368 nmEast E
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