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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 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 08' South, Longitude: 62° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.91 meters/second, 1616.1 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 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' 34.1"1004.16 miwest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 misouth1004.18 mi
24 hours11° 31' 41.6"796.92 mieast4° 35' 27.9"315.49 misouth855.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 2:46 AM805 km500 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaThu 4:46 AM1264 km785 miles682 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleThu 3:46 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuThu 1:46 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 4:16 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisThu 2:46 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboThu 4:16 AM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 4:16 AM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisThu 2:46 AM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaduraiThu 4:16 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmNortheast NE
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