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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 = Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 8:24:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 09' North, Longitude: 80° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.2"1003.90 miWest0° 11' 55.1"13.65 miNorth1003.99 mi
24 hours11° 31' 55.8"797.69 miEast4° 39' 29.6"320.06 miNorth858.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 1:54 PM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth N
ColomboTue 1:54 PM756 km470 miles408 nmNorth N
KandyTue 1:54 PM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth N
KalmunaiTue 1:54 PM812 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
Addu CityTue 1:24 PM854 km530 miles461 nmWest W
MaleTue 1:24 PM920 km572 miles497 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:54 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiTue 1:54 PM1119 km695 miles604 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaTue 2:24 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouthwest SW
ChennaiTue 1:54 PM1430 km889 miles772 nmNorth N

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