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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 4:38:00 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: 3%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' North, Longitude: 88° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.41 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.38 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.6"982.76 miWest0° 08' 40.5"9.94 miNorth982.55 mi
24 hours11° 19' 07.3"765.52 miEast3° 09' 58.2"217.66 miNorth791.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairWed 10:08 AM400 km249 miles216 nmEast E
VisakhapatnamWed 10:08 AM864 km537 miles467 nmNorthwest NW
KalmunaiWed 10:08 AM930 km578 miles502 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChennaiWed 10:08 AM939 km583 miles507 nmWest W
YangonWed 11:08 AM939 km583 miles507 nmNortheast NE
BhubaneshwarWed 10:08 AM955 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Banda AcehWed 11:38 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmSoutheast SE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 10:08 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboWed 10:08 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmWest-southwest WSW
NaypyidawWed 11:08 AM1145 km712 miles618 nmNortheast NE

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