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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: 81%
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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 46' South
Longitude: 80° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.79 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 14.0"965.76 miwest0° 08' 14.4"9.44 minorth966.11 mi
24 hours13° 18' 09.1"889.88 mieast3° 41' 16.1"253.53 minorth931.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 9:10 PM1199 km745 miles647 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 8:10 PM2229 km1385 miles1203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:40 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 8:40 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 7:10 PM2503 km1556 miles1352 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 8:10 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramSun 8:40 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 7:10 PM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 7:10 PM2955 km1836 miles1596 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSun 10:10 PM3041 km1889 miles1642 nmEast-northeast ENE
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