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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 9:46:00 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: 86%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 56' South, Longitude: 77° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.98 meters/second, 1616.3 km/hour, 1004.3 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' 31.5"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.7"1004.24 miWest0° 11' 36.7"13.30 miSouth1004.27 mi
24 hours11° 30' 48.6"795.94 miEast4° 35' 49.2"315.87 miSouth854.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityThu 2:46 AM459 km285 miles248 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 2:46 AM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaThu 3:46 AM786 km489 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:16 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 3:16 AM1029 km639 miles556 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 3:16 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmNorth N
MaduraiThu 3:16 AM1317 km819 miles711 nmNorth N
BengaluruThu 3:16 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmNorth N
ChennaiThu 3:16 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneThu 3:16 AM2289 km1423 miles1236 nmNorth N

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