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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: 72%

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 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' South, Longitude: 59° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.46 meters/second, 1531.7 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 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' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 21.5"951.56 miwest0° 05' 45.4"6.60 minorth951.83 mi
24 hours13° 41' 42.2"903.58 mieast2° 48' 19.2"192.91 minorth930.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 7:40 PM362 km225 miles196 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSat 7:40 PM566 km352 miles306 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoSat 6:40 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 7:40 PM1492 km927 miles805 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 9:40 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 6:40 PM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSat 6:40 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 6:40 PM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSat 5:40 PM2782 km1728 miles1502 nmWest W
MaleSat 8:40 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmNortheast NE
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