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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 8:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 24' North, Longitude: 69° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.46 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 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' 29.8"996.35 miWest0° 10' 34.4"12.11 miNorth996.23 mi
24 hours11° 23' 27.7"781.40 miEast3° 59' 13.2"274.01 miNorth824.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiWed 1:34 PM365 km227 miles197 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleWed 1:34 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:04 PM792 km492 miles428 nmEast E
MangaluruWed 2:04 PM815 km506 miles440 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiWed 2:04 PM951 km591 miles513 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityWed 1:34 PM965 km599 miles521 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengaluruWed 2:04 PM1045 km649 miles564 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 2:04 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:04 PM1113 km692 miles601 nmEast E
AnantapurWed 2:04 PM1168 km726 miles630 nmNortheast NE

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