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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' South, Longitude: 78° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 30.7"977.96 miwest0° 09' 59.7"11.45 misouth977.72 mi
24 hours13° 16' 24.8"897.83 mieast3° 38' 07.7"249.95 misouth925.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 1:58 AM834 km518 miles450 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 12:58 AM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 1:28 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 1:28 AM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 1:28 AM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmNorth N
Port LouisThu 11:58 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiFri 1:28 AM2436 km1513 miles1315 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisThu 11:58 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 11:58 PM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangaloreFri 1:28 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmNorth N
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