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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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 09:44:00 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: 20%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 09:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' North, Longitude: 87° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.5"957.75 miwest0° 05' 29.3"6.29 minorth957.52 mi
24 hours11° 34' 47.5"763.93 mieast1° 47' 17.0"122.98 minorth769.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BhubaneshwarSat 3:14 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VisakhapatnamSat 3:14 PM425 km264 miles230 nmWest W
KakinadaSat 3:14 PM534 km332 miles288 nmWest W
HowrahSat 3:14 PM572 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KolkataSat 3:14 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KhulnaSat 3:44 PM635 km395 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BarisalSat 3:44 PM657 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JessoreSat 3:44 PM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DurgapurSat 3:14 PM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth N
AsansolSat 3:14 PM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth N

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