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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 = Friday, July 18, 2014 at 12:28:00 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: 62%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:26 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 18, 2014 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 38' North, Longitude: 67° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 26.2"997.49 miWest0° 10' 43.2"12.28 miNorth997.41 mi
24 hours12° 09' 04.4"836.46 miEast4° 03' 07.6"278.46 miNorth878.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiFri 5:28 AM601 km373 miles325 nmEast E
MaleFri 5:28 AM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-southeast ESE
Addu CityFri 5:28 AM921 km572 miles497 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:58 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiFri 5:58 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboFri 5:58 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmEast E
BengaluruFri 5:58 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:58 AM1356 km842 miles732 nmEast E
Diego GarciaFri 6:28 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PuneFri 5:58 AM1573 km977 miles849 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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