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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 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° 26' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.4"982.67 miwest0° 08' 39.9"9.93 minorth982.46 mi
24 hours11° 19' 11.4"765.52 mieast3° 09' 41.9"217.35 minorth791.04 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 10:18 AM663 km412 miles358 nmEast E
ChennaiWed 10:18 AM677 km421 miles366 nmWest W
VisakhapatnamWed 10:18 AM704 km437 miles380 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KalmunaiWed 10:18 AM727 km452 miles393 nmSouthwest SW
KandyWed 10:18 AM833 km517 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
BhubaneshwarWed 10:18 AM899 km558 miles485 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 10:18 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboWed 10:18 AM925 km574 miles499 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiWed 10:18 AM942 km585 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruWed 10:18 AM969 km602 miles523 nmWest W
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