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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 Friday, June 20, 2014 at 00:38:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 40' North, Longitude: 83° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.5"1001.74 miwest0° 11' 05.1"12.69 minorth1001.74 mi
24 hours11° 58' 57.5"827.95 mieast4° 17' 10.0"294.51 minorth876.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiFri 6:08 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyFri 6:08 AM583 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:08 AM590 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 6:08 AM596 km370 miles322 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:08 AM944 km587 miles510 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 6:08 AM977 km607 miles528 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 5:38 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmWest W
ChennaiFri 6:08 AM1195 km742 miles645 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengaluruFri 6:08 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 6:38 AM1629 km1012 miles879 nmSouthwest SW

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