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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, July 18, 2014 at 00:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 18, 2014 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||62° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.91 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.3"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 26.7"||997.46 mi||west||0° 10' 42.2"||12.26 mi||north||997.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 57.4"||836.29 mi||east||4° 02' 40.2"||277.96 mi||north||877.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Fri 5:48 AM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm|| E|
|Victoria||Fri 4:48 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm|| SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 6:18 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm|| ENE|
|Madurai||Fri 6:18 AM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| ENE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 6:48 AM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm|| SE|
|Bangalore||Fri 6:18 AM||1826 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| ENE|
|Mumbai||Fri 6:18 AM||1837 km||1142 miles||992 nm|| NE|
|Pune||Fri 6:18 AM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| NE|
|Colombo||Fri 6:18 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 6:18 AM||1918 km||1192 miles||1035 nm|| E|
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