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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 = Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 4:00:00 PM.

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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: 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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' South, Longitude: 54° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.53 meters/second, 1531.9 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.86 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miNorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.1"951.66 miWest0° 05' 47.6"6.64 miNorth951.93 mi
24 hours13° 41' 25.4"903.36 miEast2° 49' 07.2"193.81 miNorth930.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisSat 8:00 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 8:00 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaSat 7:00 PM593 km369 miles320 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 7:00 PM802 km498 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSat 7:00 PM877 km545 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 8:00 PM926 km576 miles500 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniSat 7:00 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaSat 8:00 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamSat 7:00 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 10:00 PM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmEast-northeast ENE

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