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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: 3%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 09' North, Longitude: 86° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.37 meters/second, 1581.7 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.3"982.66 miwest0° 08' 39.8"9.93 minorth982.45 mi
24 hours11° 19' 11.9"765.53 mieast3° 09' 40.1"217.32 minorth791.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChennaiWed 10:18 AM648 km403 miles350 nmWest W
TrincomaleeWed 10:18 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSouthwest SW
KakinadaWed 10:18 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
VisakhapatnamWed 10:18 AM690 km429 miles372 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KalmunaiWed 10:18 AM707 km440 miles382 nmSouthwest SW
KandyWed 10:18 AM810 km504 miles438 nmSouthwest SW
BhubaneshwarWed 10:18 AM897 km557 miles484 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 10:18 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboWed 10:18 AM902 km560 miles487 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiWed 10:18 AM914 km568 miles493 nmWest-southwest WSW

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