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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 00:58:00 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 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 44' North, Longitude: 78° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.83 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.9"1001.70 miwest0° 11' 04.6"12.68 minorth1001.70 mi
24 hours11° 58' 51.5"827.79 mieast4° 16' 52.9"294.19 minorth876.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:28 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 6:28 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleFri 5:58 AM560 km348 miles303 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyFri 6:28 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KalmunaiFri 6:28 AM646 km401 miles349 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:28 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addu CityFri 5:58 AM692 km430 miles374 nmWest-southwest WSW
KulhudhuffushiFri 5:58 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 6:28 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNorth N
BengaluruFri 6:28 AM1135 km705 miles613 nmNorth N

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