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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' North, Longitude: 74° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.5"1000.62 miwest0° 11' 55.1"13.65 minorth1000.69 mi
24 hours12° 39' 42.6"875.75 mieast4° 38' 34.3"319.01 minorth930.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CitySun 1:00 PM228 km142 miles123 nmSouthwest SW
MaleSun 1:00 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KulhudhuffushiSun 1:00 PM666 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 1:30 PM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 1:30 PM897 km558 miles484 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 1:30 PM899 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSun 2:00 PM929 km577 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandySun 1:30 PM985 km612 miles532 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiSun 1:30 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreSun 1:30 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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