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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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 16' South, Longitude: 80° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.72 meters/second, 1604.6 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' 11.0"997.03 miwest0° 11' 54.2"13.63 minorth997.25 mi
24 hours12° 57' 47.2"894.25 mieast4° 47' 46.3"329.56 minorth954.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CitySat 11:40 AM923 km573 miles498 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 12:40 PM970 km603 miles524 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 11:40 AM1224 km761 miles661 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:10 PM1236 km768 miles667 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 12:10 PM1240 km770 miles669 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:10 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 12:10 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmNorth N
ChennaiSat 12:10 PM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmNorth N
BangaloreSat 12:10 PM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurSat 2:40 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmEast-northeast ENE
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