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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: 92%

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 21:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 44' North, Longitude: 70° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.96 meters/second, 1616.2 km/hour, 1004.3 miles/hour or 872.7 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' 02.8"1004.26 miwest0° 11' 24.3"13.06 misouth1004.42 mi
24 hours11° 15' 07.4"777.48 mieast4° 37' 08.7"317.39 misouth840.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 2:26 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityWed 2:26 AM487 km302 miles263 nmSoutheast SE
KulhudhuffushiWed 2:26 AM523 km325 miles282 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:56 AM967 km601 miles522 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaWed 3:26 AM1137 km706 miles614 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ColomboWed 2:56 AM1149 km714 miles620 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:56 AM1153 km716 miles622 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 2:56 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreWed 2:56 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiWed 2:56 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmNortheast NE
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