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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: 93%
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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 54' North
Longitude: 82° 59' 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"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.4"1004.13 miwest0° 11' 23.3"13.04 misouth1004.29 mi
24 hours11° 14' 45.0"776.94 mieast4° 36' 57.0"317.17 misouth839.88 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 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:04 AM556 km345 miles300 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboWed 2:04 AM562 km349 miles303 nmNorthwest NW
TrincomaleeWed 2:04 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:04 AM910 km566 miles492 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiWed 2:04 AM944 km586 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
MaleWed 1:34 AM1061 km660 miles573 nmWest W
ChennaiWed 2:04 AM1164 km723 miles628 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangaloreWed 2:04 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AnantapurWed 2:04 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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