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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' North, Longitude: 83° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.9"978.58 miwest0° 08' 28.8"9.72 minorth978.35 mi
24 hours11° 17' 36.9"760.61 mieast3° 03' 19.4"210.06 minorth784.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChennaiFri 4:04 PM337 km210 miles182 nmWest W
KakinadaFri 4:04 PM434 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VisakhapatnamFri 4:04 PM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth N
TrincomaleeFri 4:04 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengaluruFri 4:04 PM632 km393 miles341 nmWest W
KurnoolFri 4:04 PM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
AnantapurFri 4:04 PM647 km402 miles350 nmWest-northwest WNW
KalmunaiFri 4:04 PM662 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaduraiFri 4:04 PM680 km422 miles367 nmWest-southwest WSW
HyderabadFri 4:04 PM704 km437 miles380 nmNorthwest NW
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