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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 48' North, Longitude: 71° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.50 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.6"1003.25 miwest0° 11' 28.7"13.15 minorth1003.25 mi
24 hours11° 27' 08.4"791.28 mieast4° 26' 32.8"305.28 minorth845.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleTue 12:40 PM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityTue 12:40 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KulhudhuffushiTue 12:40 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:10 PM896 km557 miles484 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 1:10 PM1063 km661 miles574 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 1:10 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiTue 1:10 PM1097 km682 miles592 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 1:40 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmSouth S
BangaloreTue 1:10 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiTue 1:10 PM1516 km942 miles818 nmNortheast NE
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