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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 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 08' North, Longitude: 72° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.5 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' 09.8"1002.94 miwest0° 10' 50.7"12.42 minorth1002.90 mi
24 hours11° 07' 22.6"767.45 mieast4° 11' 07.9"287.63 minorth817.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleMon 9:14 AM157 km97 miles85 nmEast E
KulhudhuffushiMon 9:14 AM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addu CityMon 9:14 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 9:44 AM723 km449 miles390 nmNortheast NE
ColomboMon 9:44 AM914 km568 miles494 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 9:44 AM918 km571 miles496 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiMon 9:44 AM923 km573 miles498 nmNortheast NE
KandyMon 9:44 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangaloreMon 9:44 AM1012 km629 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreMon 9:44 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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