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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: 78%
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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 32' South
Longitude: 88° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.6"997.36 miwest0° 11' 15.8"12.90 misouth997.26 mi
24 hours11° 56' 23.6"820.59 mieast4° 20' 43.8"298.66 misouth869.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 4:46 AM1577 km980 miles851 nmEast E
MedanFri 4:46 AM1607 km998 miles868 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:16 AM1753 km1089 miles946 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 3:46 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmWest W
ColomboFri 3:16 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurFri 5:46 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 4:46 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 5:46 AM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleFri 2:46 AM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaFri 4:46 AM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmEast E
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