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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

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 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 23' North, Longitude: 87° 18' East

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:

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"1000.66 miwest0° 10' 49.2"12.39 minorth1000.59 mi
24 hours11° 17' 51.0"778.09 mieast4° 08' 35.7"284.74 minorth825.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiTue 10:44 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyTue 10:44 AM768 km477 miles414 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 10:44 AM834 km518 miles450 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboTue 10:44 AM841 km522 miles454 nmWest-northwest WNW
Banda AcehTue 12:14 PM888 km552 miles480 nmEast E
MaduraiTue 10:44 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiTue 10:44 AM1150 km714 miles621 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 10:44 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanTue 12:14 PM1277 km794 miles690 nmEast E
BangaloreTue 10:44 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmNorthwest NW
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