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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 45' South, Longitude: 76° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.1"999.25 miwest0° 11' 58.5"13.72 minorth999.49 mi
24 hours11° 53' 58.1"820.33 mieast4° 48' 10.7"330.03 minorth885.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 1:50 PM564 km350 miles304 nmWest-southwest WSW
Addu CityMon 12:50 PM608 km378 miles328 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 12:50 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 1:20 PM1333 km828 miles720 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 1:20 PM1334 km829 miles721 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 1:20 PM1466 km911 miles792 nmNorth N
MaduraiMon 1:20 PM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorth N
BangaloreMon 1:20 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth N
ChennaiMon 1:20 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 11:50 AM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmWest W
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