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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 23:38:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||85° 13' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.0"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 09.4"||1001.45 mi||west||0° 11' 24.1"||13.06 mi||north||1001.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 11' 22.3"||842.69 mi||east||4° 31' 27.0"||310.87 mi||north||898.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 5:08 AM||1148 km||714 miles||620 nm|| NNW|
|Colombo||Thu 5:08 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| NNW|
|Male||Thu 4:38 AM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 5:08 AM||1483 km||921 miles||801 nm|| NW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 5:38 AM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm|| WSW|
|Madurai||Thu 5:08 AM||1538 km||956 miles||830 nm|| NNW|
|Medan||Thu 6:38 AM||1621 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| ENE|
|Chennai||Thu 5:08 AM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| NNW|
|Bangalore||Thu 5:08 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1006 nm|| NNW|
|Bengkulu||Thu 6:38 AM||1905 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| E|
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