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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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 05:48:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' North, Longitude: 83° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.06 meters/second, 1559.0 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.8"968.51 miwest0° 06' 56.7"7.96 minorth968.27 mi
24 hours11° 29' 36.1"766.45 mieast2° 24' 44.0"165.87 minorth779.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KakinadaThu 11:18 AM201 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RajahmundryThu 11:18 AM234 km146 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
TadepalligudemThu 11:18 AM238 km148 miles129 nmNorthwest NW
VisakhapatnamThu 11:18 AM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth N
ChennaiThu 11:18 AM411 km256 miles222 nmSouthwest SW
HyderabadThu 11:18 AM556 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
KurnoolThu 11:18 AM559 km347 miles302 nmWest W
BhubaneshwarThu 11:18 AM601 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AnantapurThu 11:18 AM612 km380 miles331 nmWest W
NizamabadThu 11:18 AM654 km406 miles353 nmNorthwest NW

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