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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 = Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 8:14:00 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: 7%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 20' North, Longitude: 86° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.48 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.8"985.16 miWest0° 09' 15.5"10.61 miNorth984.96 mi
24 hours11° 25' 04.5"774.44 miEast3° 23' 27.7"233.11 miNorth803.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrincomaleeThu 1:44 PM614 km381 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
KalmunaiThu 1:44 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
ChennaiThu 1:44 PM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyThu 1:44 PM747 km464 miles403 nmSouthwest SW
VisakhapatnamThu 1:44 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:44 PM837 km520 miles452 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboThu 1:44 PM840 km522 miles454 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiThu 1:44 PM886 km551 miles479 nmWest W
BengaluruThu 1:44 PM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-northwest WNW
BhubaneshwarThu 1:44 PM988 km614 miles534 nmNorth N

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