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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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 51' South, Longitude: 64° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.18 meters/second, 1588.2 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.6"986.84 miwest0° 11' 00.9"12.62 minorth987.17 mi
24 hours13° 19' 17.3"910.59 mieast4° 36' 22.8"316.56 minorth968.48 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 12:50 PM846 km525 miles457 nmEast E
VictoriaFri 10:50 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisFri 10:50 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 10:50 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmSouthwest SW
MaleFri 11:50 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoFri 9:50 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:20 PM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 9:50 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmWest W
ColomboFri 12:20 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:20 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNortheast NE
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