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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' North, Longitude: 84° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.63 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.4"996.74 miwest0° 10' 37.1"12.16 minorth996.62 mi
24 hours11° 23' 29.5"781.74 mieast4° 00' 32.2"275.52 minorth825.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiWed 1:04 PM283 km176 miles153 nmWest W
TrincomaleeWed 1:04 PM378 km235 miles204 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyWed 1:04 PM414 km257 miles223 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 1:04 PM494 km307 miles267 nmWest W
ColomboWed 1:04 PM500 km311 miles270 nmWest W
MaduraiWed 1:04 PM751 km467 miles406 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiWed 1:04 PM789 km490 miles426 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:04 PM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W
BengaluruWed 1:04 PM981 km610 miles530 nmNorthwest NW
AnantapurWed 1:04 PM1110 km690 miles599 nmNorthwest NW
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