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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 36' South, Longitude: 66° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 44.4"999.51 miwest0° 11' 59.0"13.73 minorth999.74 mi
24 hours11° 53' 10.4"819.59 mieast4° 48' 08.7"329.99 minorth885.20 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 2:34 PM753 km468 miles407 nmEast-southeast ESE
Addu CityMon 1:34 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaMon 12:34 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmWest W
MaleMon 1:34 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 2:04 PM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 12:34 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboMon 2:04 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 2:04 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiMon 2:04 PM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisMon 12:34 PM2142 km1331 miles1156 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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