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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 Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 03:14:00 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: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' South, Longitude: 81° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.46 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.3"991.89 miwest0° 10' 46.1"12.33 minorth992.20 mi
24 hours11° 50' 17.1"809.90 mieast4° 26' 41.8"305.44 minorth869.19 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 9:14 AM1058 km657 miles571 nmWest W
MaleSat 8:14 AM1684 km1047 miles909 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 8:44 AM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 8:44 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 8:44 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 8:44 AM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiSat 8:44 AM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N
BengaluruSat 8:44 AM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 11:14 AM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 11:14 AM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmEast-northeast ENE
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