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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: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 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° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.90 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.4"945.70 miwest0° 03' 44.3"4.29 misouth945.54 mi
24 hours13° 47' 43.2"903.97 mieast0° 56' 24.1"64.66 misouth903.73 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 5:56 PM1261 km783 miles681 nmNorth N
Port LouisWed 3:56 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmWest W
Saint-DenisWed 3:56 PM1701 km1057 miles918 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandWed 4:56 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaWed 3:56 PM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoWed 2:56 PM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmWest W
MaleWed 4:56 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:26 PM2976 km1849 miles1607 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniWed 2:56 PM3130 km1945 miles1690 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisWed 4:56 PM3403 km2114 miles1837 nmSouth S

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