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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: 29%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 12, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 56' South, Longitude: 77° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.5"984.93 miwest0° 09' 31.7"10.92 misouth984.72 mi
24 hours12° 16' 19.4"833.55 mieast3° 32' 46.7"243.80 misouth863.17 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 4:56 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 3:56 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 4:26 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 4:26 PM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramMon 4:26 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth N
MaduraiMon 4:26 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 2:56 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 2:56 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisMon 2:56 PM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreMon 4:26 PM2645 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth N
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