Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 5:14:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.7"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||North||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.7"||1000.60 mi||West||0° 10' 49.3"||12.39 mi||North||1000.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 50.9"||778.03 mi||East||4° 08' 36.7"||284.74 mi||North||825.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Tue 10:44 AM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||WNW|
|Kandy||Tue 10:44 AM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm||WNW|
|Banda Aceh||Tue 12:14 PM||858 km||533 miles||464 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 10:44 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm||WNW|
|Colombo||Tue 10:44 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||WNW|
|Jaffna||Tue 10:44 AM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm||WNW|
|Madurai||Tue 10:44 AM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm||WNW|
|Chennai||Tue 10:44 AM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 10:44 AM||1224 km||760 miles||661 nm||WNW|
|Medan||Tue 12:14 PM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm||E|
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