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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 8:24:00 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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 21' North, Longitude: 83° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.44 meters/second, 1585.6 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.8"985.08 miWest0° 09' 15.0"10.60 miNorth984.87 mi
24 hours11° 25' 05.9"774.40 miEast3° 23' 10.8"232.79 miNorth803.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrincomaleeThu 1:54 PM407 km253 miles220 nmSouthwest SW
ChennaiThu 1:54 PM415 km258 miles224 nmWest-northwest WNW
KalmunaiThu 1:54 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandyThu 1:54 PM559 km348 miles302 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiThu 1:54 PM628 km390 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW
KakinadaThu 1:54 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:54 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboThu 1:54 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSouthwest SW
BengaluruThu 1:54 PM688 km428 miles372 nmWest-northwest WNW
VisakhapatnamThu 1:54 PM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth N

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