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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 = Monday, February 11, 2013 at 8:20:00 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

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 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 40' South, Longitude: 69° 50' 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"999.35 miWest0° 11' 58.9"13.72 miNorth999.59 mi
24 hours11° 53' 26.7"819.78 miEast4° 48' 09.6"329.99 miNorth885.41 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 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
Addu CityMon 1:20 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNortheast NE
MaleMon 1:20 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaMon 12:20 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramMon 1:50 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 1:50 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 1:50 PM1699 km1055 miles917 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiMon 1:50 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengaluruMon 1:50 PM2129 km1323 miles1149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 12:20 PM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmSouthwest SW

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