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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 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 41' North, Longitude: 65° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.98 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' 02.7"1004.24 miwest0° 11' 24.7"13.07 misouth1004.40 mi
24 hours11° 15' 15.5"777.62 mieast4° 37' 12.9"317.45 misouth840.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 2:46 AM872 km542 miles471 nmEast E
Addu CityWed 2:46 AM896 km557 miles484 nmEast-southeast ESE
KulhudhuffushiWed 2:46 AM916 km569 miles495 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 3:46 AM1329 km826 miles717 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 3:16 AM1392 km865 miles751 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaWed 1:46 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiWed 3:16 AM1579 km981 miles852 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboWed 3:16 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 3:16 AM1633 km1014 miles882 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruWed 3:16 AM1723 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
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