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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, June 27, 2013 at 23:00:00 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: 74%

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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 00' South, Longitude: 77° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.17 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.7"1000.22 miwest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 minorth1000.43 mi
24 hours11° 51' 24.2"818.15 mieast4° 40' 56.7"321.72 minorth880.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityFri 4:00 AM576 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaFri 5:00 AM638 km397 miles345 nmSouthwest SW
MaleFri 4:00 AM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 4:30 AM1244 km773 miles671 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 4:30 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 4:30 AM1383 km859 miles747 nmNorth N
MaduraiFri 4:30 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmNorth N
BengaluruFri 4:30 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth N
ChennaiFri 4:30 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 3:00 AM2407 km1495 miles1300 nmWest W
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