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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, January 31, 2014 at 07:30:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 04' South, Longitude: 75° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.69 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.2"978.96 miwest0° 10' 30.8"12.04 minorth979.32 mi
24 hours13° 37' 27.7"924.91 mieast4° 28' 11.8"307.19 minorth980.37 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 1:30 PM514 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 12:30 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 1:00 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 1:00 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisFri 11:30 AM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 1:00 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 11:30 AM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiFri 1:00 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisFri 11:30 AM2373 km1475 miles1281 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruFri 1:00 PM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNorth N

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