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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 9:56:00 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 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 39' North, Longitude: 63° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.99 meters/second, 1616.4 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 02.6"1004.26 miWest0° 11' 24.9"13.07 miSouth1004.42 mi
24 hours11° 15' 20.1"777.73 miEast4° 37' 15.0"317.49 miSouth840.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 2:56 AM1138 km707 miles614 nmEast E
VictoriaWed 1:56 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaWed 3:56 AM1488 km924 miles803 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 3:26 AM1636 km1016 miles883 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 3:26 AM1816 km1129 miles981 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboWed 3:26 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 3:26 AM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruWed 3:26 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuWed 12:56 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmWest W
MumbaiWed 3:26 AM2077 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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