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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 28, 2014 at 5:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 18' South, Longitude: 65° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.51 meters/second, 1600.2 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.57 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.5"994.25 miWest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 miNorth994.51 mi
24 hours12° 49' 29.5"881.76 miEast4° 36' 49.9"317.02 miNorth939.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 11:30 AM767 km477 miles414 nmEast E
VictoriaFri 9:30 AM1132 km704 miles611 nmWest W
MaleFri 10:30 AM1459 km906 miles788 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 9:30 AM1763 km1095 miles952 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 9:30 AM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:00 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 11:00 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:00 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 11:00 AM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoFri 8:30 AM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmSouthwest SW

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