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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 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 17' North, Longitude: 68° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.88 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.1"997.37 miwest0° 10' 40.4"12.22 misouth997.64 mi
24 hours11° 09' 13.0"765.34 mieast4° 25' 22.4"303.93 misouth826.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiTue 1:46 AM465 km289 miles251 nmEast E
MaleTue 1:46 AM614 km382 miles332 nmSoutheast SE
MangaloreTue 2:16 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 2:16 AM896 km557 miles484 nmEast E
Addu CityTue 1:46 AM998 km620 miles539 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaduraiTue 2:16 AM1053 km654 miles569 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreTue 2:16 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 2:16 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 2:16 AM1216 km756 miles657 nmEast E
AnantapurTue 2:16 AM1251 km778 miles676 nmNortheast NE
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