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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 37' North, Longitude: 87° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.87 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.0"1001.85 miwest0° 11' 05.6"12.70 minorth1001.86 mi
24 hours11° 59' 03.1"828.15 mieast4° 17' 26.0"294.84 minorth877.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiFri 5:48 AM844 km524 miles456 nmNorthwest NW
Banda AcehFri 7:18 AM903 km561 miles487 nmEast-northeast ENE
KandyFri 5:48 AM942 km585 miles509 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:48 AM988 km614 miles533 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboFri 5:48 AM994 km618 miles537 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanFri 7:18 AM1220 km758 miles659 nmEast E
MaduraiFri 5:48 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:48 AM1361 km845 miles735 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiFri 5:48 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurFri 8:18 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmEast E
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