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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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 56' South, Longitude: 72° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.06 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 12.4"986.57 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.59 minorth986.90 mi
24 hours13° 19' 46.1"910.91 mieast4° 35' 55.3"316.03 minorth968.66 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 12:20 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
Addu CityFri 11:20 AM920 km571 miles497 nmNorth N
MaleFri 11:20 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:20 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:50 AM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboFri 11:50 AM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:50 AM2001 km1244 miles1081 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisFri 10:20 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmSouthwest SW
MaduraiFri 11:50 AM2188 km1360 miles1182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisFri 10:20 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmSouthwest SW
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