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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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 50' North, Longitude: 68° 47' 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"1003.22 miwest0° 11' 28.4"13.14 minorth1003.22 mi
24 hours11° 27' 05.5"791.20 mieast4° 26' 24.1"305.11 minorth845.85 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 PM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityTue 12:50 PM620 km386 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
KulhudhuffushiTue 12:50 PM634 km394 miles342 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:20 PM1101 km684 miles594 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 1:50 PM1194 km742 miles645 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaduraiTue 1:20 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmNortheast NE
ColomboTue 1:20 PM1309 km814 miles707 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 1:20 PM1314 km816 miles709 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreTue 1:20 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaTue 11:50 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmWest-southwest WSW
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