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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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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 3:56 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 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: 81° 45' 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.71 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.7"1002.59 miwest0° 10' 53.4"12.47 misouth1002.57 mi
24 hours11° 43' 12.9"809.25 mieast4° 17' 07.7"294.47 misouth858.75 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 10:40 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 11:40 AM1121 km696 miles605 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:10 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 11:10 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmNorth N
MaleFri 10:40 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:10 AM1423 km884 miles769 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 11:10 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiFri 11:10 AM1834 km1139 miles990 nmNorth N
BangaloreFri 11:10 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmEast-northeast ENE

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