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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 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 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° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.89 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 23.6"981.64 miwest0° 10' 19.6"11.83 minorth982.00 mi
24 hours12° 24' 10.2"841.24 mieast4° 21' 43.1"299.78 minorth898.30 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 AM749 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 9:30 AM997 km620 miles538 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSat 9:30 AM1404 km873 miles758 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 9:30 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 9:30 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmSouthwest SW
MaleSat 10:30 AM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 8:30 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:00 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 11:00 AM2476 km1538 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:00 AM2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNortheast NE

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