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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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 08:44:00 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: 13%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 47' North, Longitude: 90° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.9"971.33 miwest0° 07' 32.0"8.63 minorth971.09 mi
24 hours11° 29' 39.6"768.83 mieast2° 38' 43.5"181.90 minorth785.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairFri 2:14 PM423 km263 miles228 nmSoutheast SE
YangonFri 3:14 PM670 km416 miles362 nmEast-northeast ENE
BhubaneshwarFri 2:14 PM765 km475 miles413 nmNorthwest NW
VisakhapatnamFri 2:14 PM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
NaypyidawFri 3:14 PM830 km516 miles448 nmNortheast NE
ChittagongFri 2:44 PM851 km529 miles460 nmNorth N
KolkataFri 2:14 PM886 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaFri 2:44 PM892 km554 miles482 nmNorth N
DhakaFri 2:44 PM989 km614 miles534 nmNorth N
MandalayFri 3:14 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmNortheast NE

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