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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 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 20' North, Longitude: 80° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.80 meters/second, 1601.3 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.9"994.93 miwest0° 09' 58.1"11.42 minorth994.78 mi
24 hours11° 10' 41.9"765.12 mieast3° 45' 16.9"258.08 minorth803.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrincomaleeTue 9:54 AM54 km34 miles29 nmEast-northeast ENE
KurunegalaTue 9:54 AM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandyTue 9:54 AM117 km73 miles63 nmSouth S
KalmunaiTue 9:54 AM152 km94 miles82 nmSoutheast SE
JaffnaTue 9:54 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 9:54 AM188 km117 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboTue 9:54 AM188 km117 miles102 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RamanathapuramTue 9:54 AM245 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
VedaranyamTue 9:54 AM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiTue 9:54 AM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW
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