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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 50' North, Longitude: 69° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.2 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' 12.7"1003.16 miwest0° 11' 28.5"13.14 minorth1003.16 mi
24 hours11° 27' 05.8"791.16 mieast4° 26' 25.1"305.11 minorth845.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleTue 12:50 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityTue 12:50 PM597 km371 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
KulhudhuffushiTue 12:50 PM612 km380 miles330 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:20 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 1:50 PM1184 km736 miles639 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaduraiTue 1:20 PM1272 km791 miles687 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 1:20 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 1:20 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreTue 1:20 PM1462 km908 miles789 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiTue 1:20 PM1677 km1042 miles906 nmNortheast NE
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