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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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' South, Longitude: 75° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.29 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.4 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' 45.7"1004.97 miwest0° 11' 16.5"12.91 minorth1005.06 mi
24 hours11° 12' 20.7"775.08 mieast4° 26' 54.6"305.65 minorth832.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CitySun 8:14 AM286 km178 miles155 nmWest W
MaleSun 8:14 AM572 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSun 9:14 AM838 km521 miles453 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KulhudhuffushiSun 8:14 AM841 km522 miles454 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:44 AM942 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 8:44 AM942 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 8:44 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth N
MaduraiSun 8:44 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreSun 8:44 AM1505 km935 miles812 nmNorth N
ChennaiSun 8:44 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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