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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 = Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 7:50:00 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

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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 16' North, Longitude: 80° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.8 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"996.64 miWest0° 10' 36.4"12.15 miNorth996.52 mi
24 hours11° 23' 28.9"781.64 miEast4° 00' 11.2"275.12 miNorth824.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KandyWed 1:20 PM15 km9 miles8 nmEast-northeast ENE
KurunegalaWed 1:20 PM29 km18 miles16 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 1:20 PM77 km48 miles42 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboWed 1:20 PM81 km50 miles44 nmWest-southwest WSW
GalleWed 1:20 PM140 km87 miles76 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KalmunaiWed 1:20 PM147 km91 miles79 nmEast E
TrincomaleeWed 1:20 PM165 km103 miles89 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiWed 1:20 PM395 km245 miles213 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:20 PM415 km258 miles224 nmWest-northwest WNW
TheniWed 1:20 PM451 km280 miles243 nmNorthwest NW

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