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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, February 28, 2014 at 05:32:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' South, Longitude: 83° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.86 meters/second, 1587.1 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.4"986.06 miwest0° 10' 56.5"12.53 minorth986.39 mi
24 hours13° 20' 33.6"911.37 mieast4° 35' 08.9"315.13 minorth968.89 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 11:32 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:02 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 11:02 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 10:32 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:02 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 11:02 AM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurFri 1:32 PM2390 km1485 miles1290 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiFri 11:02 AM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmNorth N
SingaporeFri 1:32 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruFri 11:02 AM2539 km1577 miles1371 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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