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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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 18' South, Longitude: 83° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.70 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 10.6"996.98 miwest0° 11' 54.0"13.63 minorth997.20 mi
24 hours12° 57' 55.5"894.37 mieast4° 47' 45.7"329.55 minorth954.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 12:30 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon1285 km798 miles694 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 12:00 Noon1290 km801 miles696 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:30 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:00 Noon1569 km975 miles847 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 12:00 Noon1664 km1034 miles899 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedanSat 1:30 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiSat 12:00 Noon1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNorth N
BangaloreSat 12:00 Noon2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 2:30 PM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmEast-northeast ENE
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