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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 = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 7:40:00 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

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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 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° 29' 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' 12.5"1003.18 miWest0° 11' 28.7"13.14 miNorth1003.18 mi
24 hours11° 27' 08.6"791.23 miEast4° 26' 33.6"305.27 miNorth845.95 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 PM273 km170 miles147 nmNortheast NE
Addu CityTue 12:40 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KulhudhuffushiTue 12:40 PM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:10 PM875 km544 miles473 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 1:10 PM1036 km644 miles559 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 1:10 PM1040 km646 miles562 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiTue 1:10 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 1:40 PM1121 km696 miles605 nmSouth S
BengaluruTue 1:10 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiTue 1:10 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNortheast NE

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