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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 Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 04:14:00 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: 11%

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 Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' South, Longitude: 79° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.86 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.1"1001.77 miwest0° 11' 23.6"13.05 minorth1001.96 mi
24 hours11° 30' 20.2"794.06 mieast4° 34' 34.1"314.42 minorth855.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CitySun 9:14 AM767 km476 miles414 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSun 10:14 AM850 km528 miles459 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 9:14 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 9:44 AM1190 km739 miles643 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 9:44 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSun 9:44 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmNorth N
MaduraiSun 9:44 AM1528 km950 miles825 nmNorth N
BengaluruSun 9:44 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth N
ChennaiSun 9:44 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth N
PuneSun 9:44 AM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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