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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 12:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 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° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.43 meters/second, 1563.9 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"971.63 miWest0° 09' 00.0"10.31 miNorth972.00 mi
24 hours12° 33' 44.9"844.01 miEast3° 53' 22.1"267.35 miNorth891.38 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 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 5:14 AM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:44 AM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmNorth N
ColomboThu 5:44 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:44 AM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaThu 7:14 AM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandThu 5:14 AM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmSouth S
Kuala LumpurThu 8:14 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeThu 8:14 AM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisThu 4:14 AM2832 km1759 miles1529 nmWest-southwest WSW

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