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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 9:36:00 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: 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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 43' North, Longitude: 68° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.97 meters/second, 1616.3 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"1004.21 miWest0° 11' 24.5"13.06 miSouth1004.37 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.2"777.52 miEast4° 37' 10.6"317.41 miSouth840.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 2:36 AM608 km378 miles329 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityWed 2:36 AM662 km412 miles358 nmSoutheast SE
KulhudhuffushiWed 2:36 AM689 km428 miles372 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 3:06 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaWed 3:36 AM1200 km746 miles648 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaduraiWed 3:06 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 3:06 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 3:06 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruWed 3:06 AM1531 km951 miles826 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaWed 1:36 AM1636 km1017 miles884 nmWest-southwest WSW

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