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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' South, Longitude: 79° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.95 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.33 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.8"979.61 miwest0° 10' 44.7"12.31 minorth979.99 mi
24 hours13° 10' 33.6"894.07 mieast4° 31' 46.8"311.32 minorth952.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 1:44 AM844 km524 miles456 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleWed 12:44 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 1:14 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNorth N
ColomboWed 1:14 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:14 AM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmNorth N
MaduraiWed 1:14 AM2340 km1454 miles1263 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 11:44 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreWed 1:14 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 11:44 PM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisTue 11:44 PM2735 km1699 miles1477 nmWest-southwest WSW
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