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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: 100%
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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 56' South
Longitude: 74° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.53 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.7"987.63 miwest0° 11' 15.6"12.90 minorth987.97 mi
24 hours12° 53' 49.4"881.37 mieast4° 40' 15.3"321.00 minorth942.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 12:44 AM251 km156 miles135 nmNorthwest NW
Addu CityTue 11:44 PM918 km570 miles495 nmNorth N
MaleTue 11:44 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 12:14 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboWed 12:14 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 12:14 AM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 10:44 PM2107 km1310 miles1138 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiWed 12:14 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisTue 10:44 PM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisTue 10:44 PM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmSouthwest SW
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