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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 8:36:00 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 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 54' North, Longitude: 82° 46' 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"1004.06 miWest0° 11' 23.3"13.04 miSouth1004.23 mi
24 hours11° 14' 45.5"776.90 miEast4° 36' 57.2"317.15 miSouth839.83 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 AM510 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyWed 2:06 AM540 km335 miles292 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:06 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboWed 2:06 AM551 km342 miles297 nmNorthwest NW
TrincomaleeWed 2:06 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:06 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiWed 2:06 AM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleWed 1:36 AM1038 km645 miles560 nmWest W
ChennaiWed 2:06 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengaluruWed 2:06 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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