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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 10:44:00 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: 14%

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 10:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' North, Longitude: 61° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.81 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.8"970.19 miwest0° 07' 22.7"8.46 minorth969.94 mi
24 hours11° 30' 05.4"768.42 mieast2° 34' 47.8"177.40 minorth783.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahFri 2:44 PM791 km492 miles427 nmWest-northwest WNW
HadibuFri 1:44 PM820 km509 miles443 nmWest-southwest WSW
NizwaFri 2:44 PM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuscatFri 2:44 PM989 km614 miles534 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebFri 2:44 PM1008 km627 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiFri 3:44 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiFri 2:44 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 2:44 PM1290 km801 miles696 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MumbaiFri 4:14 PM1312 km815 miles708 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneFri 4:14 PM1403 km872 miles758 nmEast-northeast ENE
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