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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 Monday, April 8, 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: 5%

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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 43' North, Longitude: 90° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.8"1004.64 miwest0° 11' 23.6"13.05 minorth1004.71 mi
24 hours11° 20' 10.4"784.07 mieast4° 28' 16.5"307.22 minorth841.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehMon 11:14 AM736 km458 miles398 nmNortheast NE
MedanMon 11:14 AM935 km581 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurMon 12:14 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluMon 11:14 AM1373 km853 miles741 nmEast-southeast ESE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 9:44 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboMon 9:44 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeMon 12:14 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmEast E
PalembangMon 11:14 AM1610 km1001 miles869 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaduraiMon 9:44 AM1731 km1076 miles935 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 9:44 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmWest-northwest WNW

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