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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: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 57' South, Longitude: 76° 48' 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"1004.31 miwest0° 11' 36.7"13.30 misouth1004.34 mi
24 hours11° 30' 49.5"796.02 mieast4° 35' 48.7"315.88 misouth854.60 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 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaThu 3:46 AM769 km478 miles415 nmSouthwest SW
MaleThu 2:46 AM769 km478 miles415 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:16 AM1036 km644 miles560 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 3:16 AM1038 km645 miles560 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 3:16 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmNorth N
MaduraiThu 3:16 AM1320 km820 miles713 nmNorth N
BangaloreThu 3:16 AM1651 km1026 miles892 nmNorth N
ChennaiThu 3:16 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneThu 3:16 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth N
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