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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: 14%

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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 57' North, Longitude: 86° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 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' 09.4"1003.15 miwest0° 10' 52.3"12.45 minorth1003.12 mi
24 hours11° 07' 23.7"767.64 mieast4° 11' 59.0"288.61 minorth817.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiMon 8:44 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
KandyMon 8:44 AM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:44 AM812 km505 miles439 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboMon 8:44 AM819 km509 miles442 nmWest-northwest WNW
Banda AcehMon 10:14 AM980 km609 miles529 nmEast E
MaduraiMon 8:44 AM1150 km714 miles621 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 8:44 AM1184 km736 miles639 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiMon 8:44 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmNorthwest NW
MedanMon 10:14 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmEast E
BangaloreMon 8:44 AM1412 km877 miles762 nmNorthwest NW
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