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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 09:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' North, Longitude: 75° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.06 meters/second, 1562.6 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.18 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"970.75 miwest0° 07' 27.3"8.54 minorth970.50 mi
24 hours11° 29' 52.7"768.62 mieast2° 36' 43.7"179.62 minorth784.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HubliFri 3:14 PM59 km37 miles32 nmNorthwest NW
DavangereFri 3:14 PM71 km44 miles38 nmSoutheast SE
BelgaumFri 3:14 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNorthwest NW
KadurFri 3:14 PM162 km101 miles88 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MargaoFri 3:14 PM167 km103 miles90 nmWest-northwest WNW
Vasco da GamaFri 3:14 PM182 km113 miles98 nmWest-northwest WNW
PanajiFri 3:14 PM186 km116 miles100 nmWest-northwest WNW
BijapurFri 3:14 PM214 km133 miles115 nmNorth N
AnantapurFri 3:14 PM232 km144 miles125 nmEast E
SangliFri 3:14 PM234 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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