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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: 15%

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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 55' North, Longitude: 89° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.47 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.3"1003.19 miwest0° 10' 52.6"12.46 minorth1003.15 mi
24 hours11° 07' 23.9"767.67 mieast4° 12' 07.5"288.77 minorth817.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehMon 10:04 AM718 km446 miles388 nmEast-northeast ENE
KalmunaiMon 8:34 AM890 km553 miles481 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyMon 8:34 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:34 AM1065 km662 miles575 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanMon 10:04 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmEast E
ColomboMon 8:34 AM1071 km666 miles578 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiMon 8:34 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiMon 8:34 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurMon 11:04 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmEast E
ThiruvananthapuramMon 8:34 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmWest-northwest WNW
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