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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 00:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%

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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 49' South, Longitude: 68° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.76 meters/second, 1612.0 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' 12.0"1001.55 miwest0° 11' 24.1"13.06 minorth1001.69 mi
24 hours12° 10' 34.3"841.82 mieast4° 31' 06.7"310.46 minorth897.41 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 5:48 AM522 km324 miles282 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaThu 6:48 AM744 km462 miles402 nmSoutheast SE
MaleThu 5:48 AM860 km534 miles464 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 6:18 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaThu 4:48 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboThu 6:18 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 6:18 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiThu 6:18 AM1673 km1040 miles903 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruThu 6:18 AM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiThu 6:18 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmNortheast NE
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