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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 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 38' South
Longitude: 85° 36' 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"1005.00 miwest0° 11' 16.8"12.92 minorth1005.09 mi
24 hours11° 12' 37.2"775.44 mieast4° 27' 10.3"305.97 minorth833.21 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 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:02 AM1044 km649 miles564 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboSun 8:02 AM1050 km653 miles567 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 8:02 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiSun 8:02 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 7:32 AM1446 km899 miles781 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanSun 9:32 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiSun 8:02 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSun 8:32 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreSun 8:02 AM1747 km1086 miles943 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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