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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 8:46:00 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 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 52' North, Longitude: 80° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.91 meters/second, 1616.1 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' 03.3"1004.09 miWest0° 11' 23.5"13.05 miSouth1004.25 mi
24 hours11° 14' 49.7"777.00 miEast4° 36' 59.5"317.19 miSouth839.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:16 AM447 km277 miles241 nmNorth N
ColomboWed 2:16 AM451 km280 miles243 nmNorth N
KandyWed 2:16 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
KalmunaiWed 2:16 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TrincomaleeWed 2:16 AM638 km397 miles345 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:16 AM727 km452 miles393 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleWed 1:46 AM773 km480 miles417 nmWest W
MaduraiWed 2:16 AM817 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addu CityWed 1:46 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest-southwest WSW
KulhudhuffushiWed 1:46 AM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-northwest WNW

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