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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: 8%
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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 17' North
Longitude: 85° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.86 meters/second, 1601.5 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.1"995.07 miwest0° 09' 59.0"11.43 minorth994.92 mi
24 hours11° 10' 36.6"765.13 mieast3° 45' 42.3"258.56 minorth803.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrincomaleeTue 9:34 AM487 km303 miles263 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 9:34 AM651 km404 miles351 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboTue 9:34 AM655 km407 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChennaiTue 9:34 AM790 km491 miles426 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiTue 9:34 AM847 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 9:34 AM958 km595 miles517 nmWest W
BangaloreTue 9:34 AM1025 km637 miles554 nmWest-northwest WNW
VisakhapatnamTue 9:34 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AnantapurTue 9:34 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmNorthwest NW
HyderabadTue 9:34 AM1273 km791 miles688 nmNorthwest NW
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