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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 18' South, Longitude: 85° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.56 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 14.5"938.28 miwest0° 04' 05.8"4.70 minorth938.49 mi
24 hours14° 51' 33.5"970.16 mieast2° 16' 18.9"156.25 minorth989.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 12:36 AM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:36 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaMon 1:36 AM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleSun 11:36 PM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:06 AM2970 km1846 miles1604 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSun 10:36 PM2980 km1852 miles1609 nmWest W
SingaporeMon 2:36 AM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 2:36 AM3021 km1877 miles1631 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSun 10:36 PM3190 km1982 miles1722 nmWest W
PerthMon 2:36 AM3300 km2051 miles1782 nmEast-southeast ESE
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