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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 3:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 58' North, Longitude: 84° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.44 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.1 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"1003.05 miWest0° 10' 52.0"12.45 miNorth1003.02 mi
24 hours11° 07' 23.4"767.56 miEast4° 11' 51.6"288.45 miNorth817.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiMon 8:54 AM482 km299 miles260 nmNorthwest NW
KandyMon 8:54 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:54 AM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboMon 8:54 AM609 km378 miles329 nmWest-northwest WNW
TrincomaleeMon 8:54 AM623 km387 miles337 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiMon 8:54 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 8:54 AM973 km604 miles525 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiMon 8:54 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleMon 8:24 AM1219 km757 miles658 nmWest W
BengaluruMon 8:54 AM1253 km779 miles677 nmNorthwest NW

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