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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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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
This phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 31' South
Longitude: 71° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.36 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.1"987.25 miwest0° 11' 16.5"12.92 minorth987.61 mi
24 hours12° 25' 01.5"847.15 mieast4° 40' 08.5"320.87 minorth910.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 1:20 PM257 km160 miles139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addu CitySun 12:20 PM992 km616 miles535 nmNorth N
MaleSun 12:20 PM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 11:20 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisSun 11:20 AM1922 km1195 miles1038 nmSouthwest SW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:50 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 12:50 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 12:50 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisSun 11:20 AM2143 km1331 miles1157 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiSun 12:50 PM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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