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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 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° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.46 meters/second, 1531.6 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' 21.4"951.48 miwest0° 05' 45.3"6.60 minorth951.76 mi
24 hours13° 41' 43.3"903.52 mieast2° 48' 16.3"192.84 minorth930.31 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 PM379 km236 miles205 nmSouthwest SW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 7:40 PM455 km283 miles246 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-DenisSat 7:40 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoSat 6:40 PM1305 km811 miles704 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 7:40 PM1501 km932 miles810 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 9:40 PM1776 km1103 miles959 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 6:40 PM1890 km1174 miles1020 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSat 6:40 PM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 6:40 PM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSat 5:40 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmWest W
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