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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 32' North, Longitude: 63° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.56 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.57 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.4"994.33 miwest0° 09' 54.7"11.35 minorth994.18 mi
24 hours11° 11' 01.5"765.04 mieast3° 43' 43.4"256.28 minorth802.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleTue 10:38 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 11:08 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmEast E
MumbaiTue 11:08 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmNortheast NE
PuneTue 11:08 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruTue 11:08 AM1651 km1026 miles891 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiTue 11:08 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmEast E
VictoriaTue 9:38 AM1687 km1049 miles911 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MuscatTue 9:38 AM1738 km1080 miles938 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuratTue 11:08 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmNortheast NE
KarachiTue 10:38 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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