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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 phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, April 7, 2014 at 8:31 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 31, 2014 at 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 38' North, Longitude: 85° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 28' 43.3"992.70 miwest0° 10' 27.8"11.98 minorth992.57 mi
24 hours12° 29' 53.0"856.91 mieast3° 54' 07.9"268.21 minorth893.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiMon 12:14 PM397 km247 miles214 nmWest W
TrincomaleeMon 12:14 PM473 km294 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandyMon 12:14 PM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:14 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest W
ColomboMon 12:14 PM618 km384 miles334 nmWest W
ChennaiMon 12:14 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiMon 12:14 PM842 km523 miles454 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 12:14 PM938 km583 miles507 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 12:14 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmNorthwest NW
VisakhapatnamMon 12:14 PM1137 km707 miles614 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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