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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 8:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 55' North, Longitude: 83° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.90 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.4"1004.05 miWest0° 11' 23.3"13.04 miSouth1004.22 mi
24 hours11° 14' 44.5"776.88 miEast4° 36' 56.8"317.14 miSouth839.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiWed 2:04 AM523 km325 miles283 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyWed 2:04 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:04 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboWed 2:04 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNorthwest NW
TrincomaleeWed 2:04 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:04 AM932 km579 miles503 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiWed 2:04 AM962 km598 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
MaleWed 1:34 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmWest W
ChennaiWed 2:04 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengaluruWed 2:04 AM1277 km793 miles690 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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