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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: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' South, Longitude: 71° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.80 meters/second, 1579.7 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 22.5"981.50 miwest0° 10' 18.4"11.81 minorth981.87 mi
24 hours12° 24' 33.2"841.57 mieast4° 21' 22.2"299.40 minorth898.52 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 11:10 AM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleSat 10:10 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 9:10 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 9:10 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 9:10 AM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:40 AM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 10:40 AM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 10:40 AM2281 km1418 miles1232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiSat 10:40 AM2468 km1533 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 8:10 AM2703 km1679 miles1459 nmWest-southwest WSW
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