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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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 06' South, Longitude: 68° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.83 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 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' 12.8"997.27 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 minorth997.49 mi
24 hours12° 57' 06.4"893.65 mieast4° 47' 48.1"329.60 minorth954.03 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 1:30 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSoutheast SE
Addu CitySat 12:30 PM632 km393 miles341 nmNortheast NE
MaleSat 12:30 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaSat 11:30 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:00 PM1675 km1041 miles905 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 1:00 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:00 PM1750 km1088 miles945 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiSat 1:00 PM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreSat 1:00 PM2133 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSat 11:30 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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