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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 5:14:00 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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' North, Longitude: 87° 34' 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"1000.60 miWest0° 10' 49.3"12.39 miNorth1000.52 mi
24 hours11° 17' 50.9"778.03 miEast4° 08' 36.7"284.74 miNorth825.39 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 AM675 km419 miles364 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyTue 10:44 AM796 km495 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW
Banda AcehTue 12:14 PM858 km533 miles464 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 10:44 AM864 km537 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboTue 10:44 AM870 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiTue 10:44 AM1158 km720 miles625 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiTue 10:44 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 10:44 AM1224 km760 miles661 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanTue 12:14 PM1248 km775 miles674 nmEast E
BengaluruTue 10:44 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmNorthwest NW

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