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 5:48:00 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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.28 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.7"||16.67 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||North||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.7"||1000.43 mi||West||0° 10' 48.1"||12.37 mi||North||1000.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 52.8"||777.94 mi||East||4° 08' 01.5"||284.07 mi||North||825.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galle||Tue 11:18 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 11:18 AM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Tue 11:18 AM||171 km||106 miles||92 nm||NNE|
|Kandy||Tue 11:18 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm||NE|
|Kalmunai||Tue 11:18 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||NE|
|Trincomalee||Tue 11:18 AM||401 km||249 miles||217 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 11:18 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||NW|
|Jaffna||Tue 11:18 AM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm||N|
|Madurai||Tue 11:18 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||NNW|
|Theni||Tue 11:18 AM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm||NNW|
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