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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: 84%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 01' South
Longitude: 74° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.02 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.70 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.0"941.60 miwest0° 03' 52.8"4.45 minorth941.79 mi
24 hours14° 22' 38.8"940.33 mieast2° 09' 14.3"148.15 minorth957.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 9:50 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 7:50 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 7:50 PM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSat 8:50 PM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmSouth S
MaleSat 8:50 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 7:50 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 6:50 PM2790 km1734 miles1507 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 9:20 PM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 8:50 PM3382 km2101 miles1826 nmSouth S
MoroniSat 6:50 PM3392 km2108 miles1832 nmWest W
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