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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 06:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 33' North
Longitude: 72° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.22 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.8"1000.36 miwest0° 10' 47.2"12.35 minorth1000.29 mi
24 hours11° 17' 54.2"777.91 mieast4° 07' 33.0"283.55 minorth824.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiTue 11:14 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleTue 11:14 AM173 km108 miles93 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 11:44 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNortheast NE
KochiTue 11:44 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNortheast NE
Addu CityTue 11:14 AM691 km429 miles373 nmSouth S
MaduraiTue 11:44 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 11:44 AM799 km497 miles431 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 11:44 AM804 km500 miles434 nmEast E
MangaloreTue 11:44 AM839 km522 miles453 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreTue 11:44 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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