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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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 54' South, Longitude: 69° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.10 meters/second, 1588.0 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.44 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.9"986.59 miwest0° 10' 59.8"12.60 minorth986.92 mi
24 hours13° 19' 36.5"910.74 mieast4° 36' 04.5"316.19 minorth968.53 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 12:30 PM345 km215 miles187 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityFri 11:30 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleFri 11:30 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaFri 10:30 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisFri 10:30 AM1810 km1125 miles978 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisFri 10:30 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboFri 12:00 Noon2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:00 Noon2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:00 Noon2086 km1296 miles1126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiFri 12:00 Noon2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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