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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 = Monday, August 12, 2013 at 10:56:00 AM.

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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: 29%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 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° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 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' 04.6"984.87 miWest0° 09' 31.7"10.92 miSouth984.67 mi
24 hours12° 16' 17.7"833.46 miEast3° 32' 48.4"243.81 miSouth863.09 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 PM680 km423 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 3:56 PM1726 km1072 miles932 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 4:26 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 4:26 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramMon 4:26 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth N
MaduraiMon 4:26 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 2:56 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 2:56 PM2518 km1564 miles1359 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisMon 2:56 PM2590 km1610 miles1399 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruMon 4:26 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth N

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