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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 08:36:00 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 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 24' North, Longitude: 69° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.46 meters/second, 1603.6 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.8"996.34 miwest0° 10' 34.2"12.11 minorth996.21 mi
24 hours11° 23' 27.7"781.38 mieast3° 59' 10.5"273.96 minorth824.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiWed 1:36 PM418 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleWed 1:36 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:06 PM844 km525 miles456 nmEast E
MangaluruWed 2:06 PM851 km529 miles459 nmNortheast NE
Addu CityWed 1:36 PM987 km613 miles533 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaduraiWed 2:06 PM1002 km623 miles541 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruWed 2:06 PM1088 km676 miles588 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 2:06 PM1161 km721 miles627 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:06 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmEast E
AnantapurWed 2:06 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmNortheast NE

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