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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 12:38:00 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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 40' North, Longitude: 65° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.94 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 26.5"997.45 miWest0° 10' 42.7"12.27 miNorth997.37 mi
24 hours12° 09' 01.2"836.36 miEast4° 02' 54.5"278.21 miNorth877.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiFri 5:38 AM865 km537 miles467 nmEast E
MaleFri 5:38 AM924 km574 miles499 nmEast E
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:08 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiFri 6:08 AM1488 km924 miles803 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruFri 6:08 AM1568 km975 miles847 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaFri 4:38 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboFri 6:08 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:08 AM1621 km1008 miles876 nmEast E
Diego GarciaFri 6:38 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MumbaiFri 6:08 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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