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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: 71%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 14:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 71° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.26 meters/second, 1531.0 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.86 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.0"951.12 miwest0° 05' 39.6"6.49 minorth951.39 mi
24 hours13° 42' 26.5"904.00 mieast2° 46' 11.6"190.48 minorth930.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 8:50 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 6:50 PM1504 km934 miles812 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 6:50 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 6:50 PM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSat 7:50 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleSat 7:50 PM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 5:50 PM2540 km1578 miles1372 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 8:20 PM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 5:50 PM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmWest W
BangaloreSat 8:20 PM3444 km2140 miles1860 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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