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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 00' South, Longitude: 81° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.87 meters/second, 1601.5 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 29' 35.8"995.05 miwest0° 11' 24.2"13.06 minorth995.34 mi
24 hours11° 58' 08.0"821.74 mieast4° 39' 29.2"320.07 minorth884.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 11:20 AM1030 km640 miles556 nmWest W
MaleSun 10:20 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 10:50 AM1549 km962 miles836 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 10:50 AM1553 km965 miles838 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSun 10:50 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSun 10:50 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiSun 10:50 AM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmNorth N
BengaluruSun 10:50 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSun 1:20 PM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmEast-northeast ENE

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