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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 47' South, Longitude: 83° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.44 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 27' 45.5"971.72 miwest0° 09' 00.1"10.31 minorth972.08 mi
24 hours12° 33' 42.9"844.04 mieast3° 53' 23.7"267.40 minorth891.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 6:14 AM1360 km845 miles735 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 5:14 AM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:44 AM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmNorth N
ColomboThu 5:44 AM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:44 AM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 5:14 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmSouth S
JakartaThu 7:14 AM2741 km1703 miles1480 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurThu 8:14 AM2785 km1731 miles1504 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisThu 4:14 AM2804 km1742 miles1514 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingaporeThu 8:14 AM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmNortheast NE
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