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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' South, Longitude: 67° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.46 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.7"971.75 miwest0° 09' 38.0"11.04 minorth972.13 mi
24 hours13° 26' 47.5"905.61 mieast4° 11' 21.7"287.97 minorth956.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 12:16 AM856 km532 miles462 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 10:16 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 10:16 PM1522 km945 miles822 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 10:16 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 11:16 PM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 9:16 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 9:16 PM2621 km1628 miles1415 nmWest W
ColomboMon 11:46 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:46 PM2622 km1630 miles1416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 11:46 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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