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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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 52' North
Longitude: 66° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 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' 13.0"1003.20 miwest0° 11' 28.2"13.14 minorth1003.20 mi
24 hours11° 27' 02.6"791.13 mieast4° 26' 15.6"304.95 minorth845.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleTue 1:00 PM807 km501 miles436 nmEast E
Addu CityTue 1:00 PM849 km528 miles458 nmEast-southeast ESE
KulhudhuffushiTue 1:00 PM852 km530 miles460 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaTue 2:00 PM1312 km816 miles709 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 1:30 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaTue 12:00 Noon1469 km913 miles793 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiTue 1:30 PM1516 km942 miles818 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboTue 1:30 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 1:30 PM1568 km974 miles846 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangaloreTue 1:30 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmNortheast NE
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