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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 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° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.52 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 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"994.32 miwest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 minorth994.58 mi
24 hours12° 49' 28.9"881.82 mieast4° 36' 50.4"317.06 minorth939.86 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 AM799 km497 miles431 nmEast E
VictoriaFri 9:30 AM1103 km685 miles595 nmWest W
MaleFri 10:30 AM1477 km918 miles797 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 9:30 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 9:30 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:00 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 11:00 AM2183 km1356 miles1179 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:00 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 11:00 AM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoFri 8:30 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmSouthwest SW
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