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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: 23%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 38' South, Longitude: 85° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.27 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.6"1004.92 miwest0° 11' 16.8"12.92 minorth1005.02 mi
24 hours11° 12' 37.7"775.39 mieast4° 27' 10.8"305.96 minorth833.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiSun 8:02 AM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:02 AM1063 km660 miles574 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboSun 8:02 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 8:02 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiSun 8:02 AM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 7:32 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanSun 9:32 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiSun 8:02 AM1638 km1018 miles885 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSun 8:32 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreSun 8:02 AM1763 km1095 miles952 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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