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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 8:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 30' South, Longitude: 81° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.85 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.4"992.78 miWest0° 11' 44.7"13.45 miNorth993.07 mi
24 hours13° 03' 04.2"896.97 miEast4° 46' 53.8"328.55 miNorth958.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 2:00 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmWest W
MaleSat 1:00 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:30 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 1:30 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:30 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 1:30 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiSat 1:30 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth N
BengaluruSat 1:30 PM2199 km1367 miles1188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 4:00 PM2476 km1538 miles1337 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 4:00 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmEast-northeast ENE

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