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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 20' South, Longitude: 85° 27' 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"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.3"996.93 miwest0° 11' 53.8"13.63 minorth997.15 mi
24 hours12° 58' 03.8"894.49 mieast4° 47' 45.0"329.54 minorth954.94 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 AM1384 km860 miles748 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:50 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 12:20 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 11:20 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:50 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedanSat 1:20 PM1713 km1064 miles925 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiSat 11:50 AM1773 km1102 miles957 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluSat 1:20 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 2:20 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiSat 11:50 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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