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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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 05:58:00 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: 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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 19' North, Longitude: 69° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"982.03 miwest0° 08' 35.6"9.84 minorth981.81 mi
24 hours11° 19' 40.0"765.58 mieast3° 07' 46.6"215.15 minorth790.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaluruWed 11:28 AM584 km363 miles316 nmEast E
KulhudhuffushiWed 10:58 AM743 km462 miles401 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MumbaiWed 11:28 AM818 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneWed 11:28 AM831 km516 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengaluruWed 11:28 AM880 km547 miles475 nmEast E
AnantapurWed 11:28 AM916 km569 miles494 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 11:28 AM920 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaduraiWed 11:28 AM980 km609 miles529 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleWed 10:58 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuratWed 11:28 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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