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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: 97%

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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 23' South, Longitude: 83° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.11 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.18 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.9"970.98 miwest0° 09' 32.4"10.93 minorth971.36 mi
24 hours13° 28' 17.9"906.66 mieast4° 09' 33.6"285.91 minorth957.34 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 11:10 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 10:10 PM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 10:40 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 10:40 PM2275 km1414 miles1228 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramMon 10:40 PM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiMon 10:40 PM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaTue 12:10 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:10 AM2741 km1703 miles1480 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:10 PM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmSouth S
SingaporeTue 1:10 AM2798 km1739 miles1511 nmNortheast NE
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