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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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 39' South, Longitude: 86° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.94 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 28.0"1001.94 miwest0° 11' 59.8"13.74 minorth1002.08 mi
24 hours12° 00' 05.5"829.81 mieast4° 43' 15.5"324.37 minorth891.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 2:30 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 2:30 AM1211 km752 miles654 nmNorthwest NW
MedanFri 4:00 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 2:30 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 2:30 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 2:00 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 3:00 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengkuluFri 4:00 AM1752 km1089 miles946 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurFri 5:00 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChennaiFri 2:30 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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