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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 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 54' North, Longitude: 82° 30' 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' 03.3"1004.13 miwest0° 11' 23.3"13.04 misouth1004.30 mi
24 hours11° 14' 45.8"776.96 mieast4° 36' 57.4"317.18 misouth839.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiWed 2:06 AM505 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:06 AM525 km326 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboWed 2:06 AM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TrincomaleeWed 2:06 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:06 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiWed 2:06 AM915 km568 miles494 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleWed 1:36 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmWest W
ChennaiWed 2:06 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangaloreWed 2:06 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AnantapurWed 2:06 AM1410 km876 miles762 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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