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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 = Friday, October 4, 2013 at 5:40:00 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 QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 26' South, Longitude: 82° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.25 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.71 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.7"1002.60 miWest0° 10' 53.4"12.47 miSouth1002.58 mi
24 hours11° 43' 11.6"809.23 miEast4° 17' 08.1"294.48 miSouth858.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 11:40 AM1149 km714 miles620 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:10 AM1164 km723 miles629 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 11:10 AM1171 km728 miles632 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 10:40 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:10 AM1435 km891 miles775 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 11:10 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiFri 11:10 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmNorth N
BengaluruFri 11:10 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmEast-northeast ENE

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