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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, June 26, 2013 at 22:10:00 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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 47' South, Longitude: 76° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.13 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.4"988.91 miwest0° 11' 15.2"12.89 minorth989.24 mi
24 hours12° 28' 11.3"852.45 mieast4° 37' 16.4"317.56 minorth913.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 4:10 AM502 km312 miles271 nmWest-northwest WNW
Addu CityThu 3:10 AM981 km610 miles530 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleThu 3:10 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:40 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 3:40 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 3:40 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth N
MaduraiThu 3:40 AM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 2:10 AM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmWest W
BengaluruThu 3:40 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth N
Port LouisThu 2:10 AM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmWest-southwest WSW
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