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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 = Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 6:16:00 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: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' South, Longitude: 71° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.60 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.76 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 23' 01.1"945.09 miWest0° 05' 44.4"6.58 miNorth945.37 mi
24 hours14° 33' 26.0"956.49 miEast2° 52' 18.1"197.48 miNorth983.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 10:16 PM916 km569 miles494 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 12:16 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 10:16 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSun 10:16 PM1758 km1093 miles949 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:16 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaSun 10:16 PM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 11:16 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 9:16 PM2581 km1603 miles1393 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:46 PM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 9:16 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmWest W

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