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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: 68%

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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' South, Longitude: 72° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.58 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 29' 20.5"983.18 miwest0° 10' 13.0"11.71 misouth982.96 mi
24 hours12° 33' 45.6"852.49 mieast3° 47' 41.9"260.90 misouth885.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 5:40 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth N
MaleSat 4:40 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 3:40 AM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 3:40 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 3:40 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 5:10 AM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 5:10 AM2156 km1339 miles1164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 5:10 AM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiSat 5:10 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreSat 5:10 AM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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