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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 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 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° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.69 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"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.5"996.90 miwest0° 11' 54.0"13.63 minorth997.12 mi
24 hours12° 57' 56.5"894.32 mieast4° 47' 45.6"329.53 minorth954.76 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 PM1251 km777 miles676 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 12:00 Noon1298 km807 miles701 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:30 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:00 Noon1582 km983 miles854 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 12:00 Noon1675 km1041 miles904 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedanSat 1:30 PM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiSat 12:00 Noon1952 km1213 miles1054 nmNorth N
BangaloreSat 12:00 Noon2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 2:30 PM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmEast-northeast ENE
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