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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 4:14:00 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: 8%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 18' North, Longitude: 83° 30' East

The ground speed is currently 444.83 meters/second, 1601.4 kilometres/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.0"994.94 miWest0° 09' 58.6"11.43 miNorth994.79 mi
24 hours11° 10' 39.0"765.07 miEast3° 45' 31.0"258.33 miNorth803.52 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiTue 9:44 AM208 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
BatticaloaTue 9:44 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-southwest WSW
TrincomaleeTue 9:44 AM251 km156 miles135 nmWest W
KandyTue 9:44 AM335 km208 miles181 nmWest-southwest WSW
JaffnaTue 9:44 AM411 km256 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 9:44 AM425 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboTue 9:44 AM429 km267 miles232 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiTue 9:44 AM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiTue 9:44 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 9:44 AM721 km448 miles389 nmWest W

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