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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 = Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 12:38:00 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

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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 51' South, Longitude: 70° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.7"1001.53 miWest0° 11' 24.1"13.06 miNorth1001.66 mi
24 hours12° 10' 41.2"841.93 miEast4° 31' 09.8"310.52 miNorth897.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityThu 5:38 AM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaThu 6:38 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleThu 5:38 AM722 km449 miles390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KulhudhuffushiThu 5:38 AM964 km599 miles521 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 6:08 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 6:08 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 6:08 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiThu 6:08 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaThu 4:38 AM1755 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
BengaluruThu 6:08 AM1792 km1113 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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