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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 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 50' North, Longitude: 77° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.92 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"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.2"1004.18 miwest0° 11' 23.7"13.05 misouth1004.35 mi
24 hours11° 14' 54.4"777.17 mieast4° 37' 02.2"317.27 misouth840.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 1:56 AM483 km300 miles261 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:26 AM514 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboWed 2:26 AM514 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:26 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth N
Addu CityWed 1:56 AM635 km395 miles343 nmSouthwest SW
KulhudhuffushiWed 1:56 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
KalmunaiWed 2:26 AM687 km427 miles371 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiWed 2:26 AM785 km488 miles424 nmNorth N
BangaloreWed 2:26 AM1121 km696 miles605 nmNorth N
ChennaiWed 2:26 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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