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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 5:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 is currently 433.06 meters/second, 1559.0 kilometres/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KakinadaThu 11:18 AM201 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalakolluThu 11:18 AM201 km125 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
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 AM551 km343 miles298 nmWest-northwest WNW
KurnoolThu 11:18 AM559 km347 miles302 nmWest W
BhubaneshwarThu 11:18 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AnantapurThu 11:18 AM612 km380 miles331 nmWest W

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