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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 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, 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 Latitude: 5° 29' North, Longitude: 79° 20' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"1000.43 miwest0° 10' 48.1"12.37 minorth1000.35 mi
24 hours11° 17' 52.8"777.94 mieast4° 08' 01.5"284.07 minorth825.02 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 AM115 km71 miles62 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 11:18 AM169 km105 miles91 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboTue 11:18 AM170 km105 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandyTue 11:18 AM247 km153 miles133 nmNortheast NE
KalmunaiTue 11:18 AM349 km217 miles188 nmNortheast NE
TrincomaleeTue 11:18 AM401 km249 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 11:18 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiTue 11:18 AM509 km317 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TheniTue 11:18 AM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KochiTue 11:18 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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