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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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 55' North, Longitude: 75° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.14 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' 32.0"1004.68 miwest0° 11' 22.9"13.03 minorth1004.74 mi
24 hours11° 19' 55.5"783.81 mieast4° 27' 43.5"306.61 minorth840.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityMon 10:14 AM362 km225 miles195 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 10:14 AM453 km281 miles244 nmNorthwest NW
KulhudhuffushiMon 10:14 AM709 km440 miles383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 10:44 AM792 km492 miles428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 10:44 AM793 km492 miles428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 10:44 AM846 km526 miles457 nmNorth N
KandyMon 10:44 AM875 km544 miles472 nmNortheast NE
KalmunaiMon 10:44 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaMon 11:14 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaduraiMon 10:44 AM1023 km636 miles553 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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