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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 03' South, Longitude: 81° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.90 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.3 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' 10.8"986.21 miwest0° 10' 57.0"12.54 minorth986.54 mi
24 hours13° 20' 24.7"911.34 mieast4° 35' 17.5"315.31 minorth968.90 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 11:40 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmWest W
MaleFri 10:40 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:10 AM1774 km1103 miles958 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 11:10 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:10 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 11:10 AM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth N
ChennaiFri 11:10 AM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth N
BangaloreFri 11:10 AM2479 km1541 miles1339 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmEast-northeast ENE
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