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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 10' North, Longitude: 80° 29' 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' 48.3"1003.97 miwest0° 11' 55.1"13.65 minorth1004.06 mi
24 hours11° 31' 55.0"797.73 mieast4° 39' 28.9"320.07 minorth858.65 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 PM746 km464 miles403 nmNorth N
ColomboTue 1:54 PM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth N
KandyTue 1:54 PM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth N
KalmunaiTue 1:54 PM816 km507 miles441 nmNorth N
Addu CityTue 1:24 PM824 km512 miles445 nmWest W
MaleTue 1:24 PM894 km556 miles483 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:54 PM1002 km623 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiTue 1:54 PM1110 km690 miles600 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaTue 2:24 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmSouthwest SW
ChennaiTue 1:54 PM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth N
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