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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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 29' North, Longitude: 79° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.27 meters/second, 1610.2 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 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"1000.49 miwest0° 10' 48.1"12.37 minorth1000.42 mi
24 hours11° 17' 52.8"777.99 mieast4° 08' 00.2"284.07 minorth825.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalleTue 11:18 AM141 km88 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboTue 11:18 AM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 11:18 AM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KalmunaiTue 11:18 AM373 km232 miles201 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 11:18 AM408 km254 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
TrincomaleeTue 11:18 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiTue 11:18 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TheniTue 11:18 AM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KochiTue 11:18 AM585 km364 miles316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 10:48 AM633 km394 miles342 nmWest-southwest WSW
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