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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: 99%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 04' South
Longitude: 72° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.65 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 28' 27.2"998.75 miwest0° 11' 59.8"13.74 minorth998.97 mi
24 hours12° 24' 51.0"856.61 mieast4° 48' 13.7"330.09 minorth919.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 1:44 AM362 km225 miles195 nmSouth S
Addu CityThu 12:44 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleThu 12:44 AM918 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
ColomboThu 1:14 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:14 AM1468 km912 miles792 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 1:14 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiThu 1:14 AM1668 km1037 miles901 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaWed 11:44 PM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmWest W
BangaloreThu 1:14 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiThu 1:14 AM2085 km1296 miles1126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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