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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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 02' South, Longitude: 63° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.87 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 13.7"997.37 miwest0° 11' 55.5"13.66 minorth997.58 mi
24 hours12° 56' 50.1"893.41 mieast4° 47' 48.6"329.61 minorth953.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 11:50 AM925 km575 miles499 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 1:50 PM1025 km637 miles554 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleSat 12:50 PM1414 km879 miles764 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 11:50 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:20 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSat 11:50 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuSat 10:50 AM2157 km1341 miles1165 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboSat 1:20 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:20 PM2164 km1344 miles1168 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiSat 1:20 PM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmNortheast NE
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