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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 42' South, Longitude: 71° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.90 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.77 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.5"945.71 miWest0° 03' 44.4"4.29 miSouth945.55 mi
24 hours13° 47' 42.2"903.96 miEast0° 56' 27.4"64.72 miSouth903.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Wed 3:56 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 5:56 PM1263 km784 miles682 nmNorth N
Port LouisWed 3:56 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmWest W
Saint-DenisWed 3:56 PM1729 km1074 miles933 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandWed 4:56 PM2190 km1361 miles1183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaWed 3:56 PM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmNorthwest NW
MaleWed 4:56 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmNorth N
AntananarivoWed 2:56 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:26 PM2967 km1843 miles1602 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniWed 2:56 PM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmWest W

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