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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 5:04:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 21' North, Longitude: 89° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.37 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.68 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"1000.65 miWest0° 10' 49.6"12.40 miNorth1000.57 mi
24 hours11° 17' 50.5"778.06 miEast4° 08' 47.1"284.94 miNorth825.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehTue 12:04 PM590 km367 miles319 nmEast E
KalmunaiTue 10:34 AM933 km579 miles504 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanTue 12:04 PM982 km610 miles530 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 10:34 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmWest W
ColomboTue 10:34 AM1135 km705 miles613 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurTue 1:04 PM1322 km821 miles714 nmEast E
ChennaiTue 10:34 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiTue 10:34 AM1405 km873 miles758 nmWest-northwest WNW
YangonTue 11:34 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokTue 12:04 PM1478 km919 miles798 nmNortheast NE

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