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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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 58' South
Longitude: 74° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.1"986.48 miwest0° 10' 58.7"12.58 minorth986.81 mi
24 hours13° 19' 55.7"911.02 mieast4° 35' 45.9"315.85 minorth968.72 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 12:10 PM294 km183 miles159 nmNorthwest NW
Addu CityFri 11:10 AM929 km577 miles502 nmNorth N
MaleFri 11:10 AM1457 km906 miles787 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:40 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 11:40 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:40 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmNorth N
MaduraiFri 11:40 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:10 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisFri 10:10 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisFri 10:10 AM2434 km1513 miles1314 nmSouthwest SW
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