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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: 90%
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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 55' South
Longitude: 79° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.00 meters/second, 1580.4 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 27' 21.3"981.95 miwest0° 10' 13.8"11.72 minorth982.30 mi
24 hours12° 51' 21.5"873.28 mieast4° 20' 28.3"298.37 minorth928.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 10:10 PM849 km528 miles459 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 9:10 PM1786 km1109 miles964 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 9:40 PM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 9:40 PM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramMon 9:40 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth N
MaduraiMon 9:40 PM2307 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 8:10 PM2545 km1582 miles1374 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreMon 9:40 PM2647 km1645 miles1430 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 8:10 PM2714 km1687 miles1466 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisMon 8:10 PM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmWest-southwest WSW
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