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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 02' North, Longitude: 74° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"1000.85 miwest0° 11' 12.7"12.84 minorth1000.79 mi
24 hours11° 19' 08.6"779.93 mieast4° 16' 37.6"293.92 minorth830.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleWed 2:36 PM178 km110 miles96 nmWest-southwest WSW
KulhudhuffushiWed 2:36 PM264 km164 miles143 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 3:06 PM447 km278 miles241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KochiWed 3:06 PM569 km353 miles307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboWed 3:06 PM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 3:06 PM596 km370 miles322 nmEast-northeast ENE
TheniWed 3:06 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiWed 3:06 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addu CityWed 2:36 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandyWed 3:06 PM686 km426 miles370 nmEast-northeast ENE

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