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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 = Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 4:38:00 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: 95%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 05' North, Longitude: 87° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.58 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.31 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.17 miSouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.9"978.66 miWest0° 08' 40.5"9.94 miSouth979.00 mi
24 hours11° 21' 40.6"765.53 miEast3° 45' 43.8"258.59 miSouth813.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairSat 10:08 PM572 km355 miles309 nmEast-southeast ESE
VisakhapatnamSat 10:08 PM682 km424 miles368 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiSat 10:08 PM777 km483 miles420 nmWest W
BhubaneshwarSat 10:08 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KalmunaiSat 10:08 PM878 km546 miles474 nmSouthwest SW
KandySat 10:08 PM983 km611 miles531 nmSouthwest SW
YangonSat 11:08 PM1021 km635 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
KolkataSat 10:08 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmNorth N
BengaluruSat 10:08 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:08 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmSouthwest SW

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