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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 13:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 73%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||90° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.67 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.1"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 09.8"||1001.34 mi||west||0° 12' 41.2"||14.53 mi||south||1001.55 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 33.3"||836.08 mi||east||5° 12' 01.7"||357.34 mi||south||910.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Banda Aceh||Tue 8:48 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| ENE|
|Medan||Tue 8:48 PM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| E|
|Kuala Lumpur||Tue 9:48 PM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm|| E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 7:18 PM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| WNW|
|Colombo||Tue 7:18 PM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm|| WNW|
|Singapore||Tue 9:48 PM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm|| E|
|Bengkulu||Tue 8:48 PM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| ESE|
|Bangkok||Tue 8:48 PM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| NE|
|Yangon||Tue 8:18 PM||1570 km||976 miles||848 nm|| NNE|
|Chennai||Tue 7:18 PM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm|| NW|
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