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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 20' South, Longitude: 85° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.67 meters/second, 1604.4 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.1"996.85 miWest0° 11' 53.8"13.62 miNorth997.07 mi
24 hours12° 58' 04.7"894.44 miEast4° 47' 45.0"329.52 miNorth954.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:50 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:50 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 12:20 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 11:20 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNorthwest NW
MedanSat 1:20 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:50 AM1721 km1070 miles929 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiSat 11:50 AM1787 km1111 miles965 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluSat 1:20 PM1839 km1142 miles993 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 2:20 PM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiSat 11:50 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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