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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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 11' North, Longitude: 83° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.33 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 53.2"982.57 miwest0° 08' 39.2"9.91 minorth982.35 mi
24 hours11° 19' 16.0"765.53 mieast3° 09' 23.6"217.00 minorth790.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChennaiWed 10:28 AM390 km242 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
TrincomaleeWed 10:28 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouthwest SW
KakinadaWed 10:28 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KalmunaiWed 10:28 AM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VisakhapatnamWed 10:28 AM612 km381 miles331 nmNorth N
KandyWed 10:28 AM639 km397 miles345 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaduraiWed 10:28 AM664 km412 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreWed 10:28 AM678 km421 miles366 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 10:28 AM720 km447 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboWed 10:28 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouthwest SW

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