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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 = Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 4:20:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' South, Longitude: 83° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.56 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.35 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.7"980.88 miWest0° 10' 15.4"11.75 miNorth981.24 mi
24 hours12° 25' 35.6"842.26 miEast4° 20' 25.2"298.29 miNorth898.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 10:20 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 9:20 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 9:50 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 9:50 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 9:50 AM2342 km1455 miles1264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 9:50 AM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 12:20 PM2562 km1592 miles1384 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 11:20 AM2600 km1615 miles1404 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 12:20 PM2632 km1636 miles1421 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 11:20 AM2664 km1655 miles1439 nmEast E

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