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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 39' South, Longitude: 69° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.6"999.43 miwest0° 11' 58.9"13.72 minorth999.66 mi
24 hours11° 53' 25.5"819.82 mieast4° 48' 09.4"330.01 minorth885.45 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 2:20 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE
Addu CityMon 1:20 PM592 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE
MaleMon 1:20 PM1070 km665 miles578 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaMon 12:20 PM1566 km973 miles845 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramMon 1:50 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 1:50 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 1:50 PM1718 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiMon 1:50 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreMon 1:50 PM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 12:20 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmSouthwest SW
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