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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 = Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 11:38:00 PM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 02' South, Longitude: 85° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 09.4"1001.37 miWest0° 11' 24.1"13.06 miNorth1001.52 mi
24 hours12° 11' 23.1"842.64 miEast4° 31' 27.4"310.85 miNorth898.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 5:08 AM1164 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboThu 5:08 AM1173 km729 miles633 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleThu 4:38 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 5:08 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiThu 5:08 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaThu 5:38 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedanThu 6:38 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiThu 5:08 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluThu 6:38 AM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmEast E
BengaluruThu 5:08 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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