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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 16' North, Longitude: 80° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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"996.70 miwest0° 10' 36.4"12.15 minorth996.58 mi
24 hours11° 23' 28.9"781.69 mieast4° 00' 09.8"275.11 minorth824.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KurunegalaWed 1:20 PM28 km17 miles15 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandyWed 1:20 PM44 km27 miles24 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 1:20 PM55 km34 miles30 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboWed 1:20 PM56 km35 miles30 nmSouthwest SW
GalleWed 1:20 PM137 km85 miles74 nmSouth S
KalmunaiWed 1:20 PM176 km110 miles95 nmEast E
TrincomaleeWed 1:20 PM181 km113 miles98 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiWed 1:20 PM374 km233 miles202 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:20 PM387 km241 miles209 nmWest-northwest WNW
TheniWed 1:20 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
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