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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 08:34:00 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: 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' North, Longitude: 81° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.40 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.7"984.99 miwest0° 09' 14.3"10.58 minorth984.78 mi
24 hours11° 25' 07.3"774.36 mieast3° 22' 54.0"232.47 minorth803.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PuducherryThu 2:04 PM166 km103 miles89 nmWest-northwest WNW
CuddaloreThu 2:04 PM168 km105 miles91 nmWest-northwest WNW
NagapattinamThu 2:04 PM169 km105 miles91 nmWest-southwest WSW
MayiladuthuraiThu 2:04 PM177 km110 miles95 nmWest W
TiruvarurThu 2:04 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-southwest WSW
VedaranyamThu 2:04 PM189 km117 miles102 nmSouthwest SW
ViluppuramThu 2:04 PM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-northwest WNW
Maraimalai NagarThu 2:04 PM204 km127 miles110 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiThu 2:04 PM216 km134 miles116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanchipuramThu 2:04 PM230 km143 miles124 nmNorthwest NW

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