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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 9:26:00 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: 92%

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 21:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 45' North, Longitude: 70° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.95 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' 02.9"1004.19 miWest0° 11' 24.3"13.06 miSouth1004.35 mi
24 hours11° 15' 06.8"777.41 miEast4° 37' 08.6"317.37 miSouth840.31 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 AM355 km220 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityWed 2:26 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSoutheast SE
KulhudhuffushiWed 2:26 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:56 AM944 km587 miles510 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 2:56 AM1121 km696 miles605 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:56 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 3:26 AM1127 km701 miles609 nmSouth S
MaduraiWed 2:56 AM1145 km712 miles618 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruWed 2:56 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiWed 2:56 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmNortheast NE

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