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 5:24:00 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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.33 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 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"||1000.55 mi||West||0° 10' 48.9"||12.39 mi||North||1000.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 51.4"||778.01 mi||East||4° 08' 26.5"||284.55 mi||North||825.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Tue 10:54 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||WNW|
|Kandy||Tue 10:54 AM||542 km||337 miles||292 nm||WNW|
|Trincomalee||Tue 10:54 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 10:54 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||WNW|
|Colombo||Tue 10:54 AM||610 km||379 miles||330 nm||WNW|
|Madurai||Tue 10:54 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm||WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 10:54 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||WNW|
|Chennai||Tue 10:54 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||NNW|
|Bengaluru||Tue 10:54 AM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm||NW|
|Male||Tue 10:24 AM||1299 km||807 miles||701 nm||W|
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