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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 21' South, Longitude: 69° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.85 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 23.1"981.61 miwest0° 10' 19.1"11.82 minorth981.98 mi
24 hours12° 24' 21.0"841.43 mieast4° 21' 33.4"299.61 minorth898.44 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 11:20 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 9:20 AM1575 km979 miles851 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 9:20 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 10:20 AM1787 km1110 miles965 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisSat 9:20 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboSat 10:50 AM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:50 AM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 10:50 AM2364 km1469 miles1276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 8:20 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiSat 10:50 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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