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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 8:00 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' North, Longitude: 74° 18' 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"1000.69 miwest0° 11' 55.1"13.65 minorth1000.76 mi
24 hours12° 39' 41.9"875.79 mieast4° 38' 33.3"319.02 minorth930.73 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 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSouthwest SW
MaleSun 1:00 PM384 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KulhudhuffushiSun 1:00 PM659 km409 miles356 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 1:30 PM902 km560 miles487 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 1:30 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 1:30 PM918 km571 miles496 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSun 2:00 PM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandySun 1:30 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiSun 1:30 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangaloreSun 1:30 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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