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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 18:58:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 74° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.68 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.13 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.2"967.63 miwest0° 09' 03.3"10.38 misouth967.36 mi
24 hours13° 57' 01.3"935.33 mieast3° 10' 21.4"218.15 misouth953.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 12:58 AM785 km488 miles424 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisThu 10:58 PM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleThu 11:58 PM2038 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisThu 10:58 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 10:58 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:28 AM2426 km1507 miles1310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 12:28 AM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:28 AM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandThu 11:58 PM2632 km1636 miles1421 nmSouth S
AntananarivoThu 9:58 PM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmWest-southwest WSW

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