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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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' South, Longitude: 75° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.29 meters/second, 1617.5 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' 31.7"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"1005.04 miwest0° 11' 16.5"12.91 minorth1005.13 mi
24 hours11° 12' 20.1"775.12 mieast4° 26' 54.2"305.66 minorth832.74 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 AM256 km159 miles138 nmWest W
MaleSun 8:14 AM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSun 9:14 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KulhudhuffushiSun 8:14 AM830 km516 miles448 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 8:44 AM957 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:44 AM957 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 8:44 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth N
MaduraiSun 8:44 AM1190 km740 miles643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreSun 8:44 AM1509 km937 miles815 nmNorth N
ChennaiSun 8:44 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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