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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: 82%

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 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' South, Longitude: 70° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.6"966.20 miwest0° 08' 18.0"9.51 minorth966.55 mi
24 hours13° 17' 26.1"889.45 mieast3° 42' 33.4"255.00 minorth931.90 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 9:50 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSun 7:50 PM1536 km954 miles829 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 7:50 PM1763 km1096 miles952 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 7:50 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 8:50 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 6:50 PM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 9:20 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 9:20 PM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandSun 8:50 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniSun 6:50 PM3000 km1864 miles1620 nmWest W
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