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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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' South, Longitude: 54° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.54 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"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.1"951.74 miwest0° 05' 47.6"6.64 minorth952.01 mi
24 hours13° 41' 24.4"903.41 mieast2° 49' 10.0"193.88 minorth930.43 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 PM385 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 8:00 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaSat 7:00 PM565 km351 miles305 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 7:00 PM775 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSat 7:00 PM850 km528 miles459 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 7:00 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaSat 8:00 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamSat 7:00 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 10:00 PM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweSat 6:00 PM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmWest W
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