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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 45' North
Longitude: 88° 05' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.0"1004.71 miwest0° 11' 23.5"13.05 minorth1004.77 mi
24 hours11° 20' 07.6"784.07 mieast4° 28' 10.6"307.13 minorth840.96 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 11:24 AM964 km599 miles521 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 9:54 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboMon 9:54 AM1138 km707 miles614 nmNorthwest NW
MedanMon 11:24 AM1220 km758 miles659 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiMon 9:54 AM1497 km930 miles809 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 9:54 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurMon 12:24 PM1538 km956 miles831 nmEast E
ChennaiMon 9:54 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluMon 11:24 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleMon 9:24 AM1663 km1034 miles898 nmWest-northwest WNW
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