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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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 20' South, Longitude: 66° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.90 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.2 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' 23.7"981.72 miwest0° 10' 19.7"11.83 minorth982.08 mi
24 hours12° 24' 08.8"841.28 mieast4° 21' 44.3"299.82 minorth898.36 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 11:30 AM773 km480 miles417 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 9:30 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 9:30 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 9:30 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmSouthwest SW
MaleSat 10:30 AM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 8:30 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:00 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 11:00 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:00 AM2494 km1549 miles1346 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 8:30 AM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmWest W
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