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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: 93%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 54' North, Longitude: 74° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.95 meters/second, 1580.2 km/hour, 981.9 miles/hour or 853.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 30' 13.9"981.73 miwest0° 08' 50.0"10.12 minorth981.51 mi
24 hours11° 54' 12.9"805.75 mieast3° 11' 02.9"218.90 minorth830.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KasaragodSun 2:14 AM72 km45 miles39 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThalasserySun 2:14 AM80 km50 miles43 nmEast-southeast ESE
MangaluruSun 2:14 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth N
MadikeriSun 2:14 AM120 km75 miles65 nmEast-northeast ENE
KozhikodeSun 2:14 AM131 km81 miles71 nmEast-southeast ESE
KalpettaSun 2:14 AM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-southeast ESE
UdupiSun 2:14 AM160 km99 miles86 nmNorth N
PonnaniSun 2:14 AM175 km109 miles95 nmSoutheast SE
HassanSun 2:14 AM189 km118 miles102 nmNortheast NE
ChikkamagaluruSun 2:14 AM192 km119 miles104 nmNortheast NE
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