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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- 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: . 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||82° 58' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.5"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 27.8"||968.57 mi||west||0° 06' 56.5"||7.96 mi||north||968.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 36.5"||766.50 mi||east||2° 24' 41.8"||165.84 mi||north||779.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kakinada||Thu 11:18 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| NNW|
|Rajahmundry||Thu 11:18 AM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm|| NW|
|Tadepalligudem||Thu 11:18 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| NW|
|Eluru||Thu 11:18 AM||241 km||149 miles||130 nm|| NW|
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 11:18 AM||251 km||156 miles||136 nm|| N|
|Chennai||Thu 11:18 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm|| SW|
|Hyderabad||Thu 11:18 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| WNW|
|Anantapur||Thu 11:18 AM||583 km||363 miles||315 nm|| W|
|Bhubaneshwar||Thu 11:18 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NNE|
|Nizamabad||Thu 11:18 AM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm|| NW|
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