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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 = Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 10:00:00 PM.

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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: 83%

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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 49' South, Longitude: 79° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.08 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.48 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.5"988.81 miWest0° 11' 14.8"12.88 miNorth989.14 mi
24 hours12° 28' 28.5"852.70 miEast4° 37' 11.3"317.46 miNorth913.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 4:00 AM762 km473 miles411 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 3:00 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:30 AM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorth N
ColomboThu 3:30 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramThu 3:30 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
MaduraiThu 3:30 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth N
BengaluruThu 3:30 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmNorth N
ChennaiThu 3:30 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmNorth N
Port LouisThu 2:00 AM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 2:00 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmWest W

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