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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 5:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM1031 km641 miles557 nmWest W
MaleSun 10:20 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 10:50 AM1549 km962 miles836 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 10:50 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSun 10:50 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSun 10:50 AM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiSun 10:50 AM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmNorth N
BengaluruSun 10:50 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSun 1:20 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmEast-northeast ENE

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