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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 6:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 53' South, Longitude: 79° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.21 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 01.3"993.52 miWest0° 10' 23.1"11.89 miSouth993.38 mi
24 hours12° 15' 12.8"839.59 miEast3° 57' 27.7"272.01 miSouth878.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 12:40 PM757 km471 miles409 nmWest W
MaleSat 11:40 AM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:10 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 12:10 PM1640 km1019 miles886 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:10 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorth N
MaduraiSat 12:10 PM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
BengaluruSat 12:10 PM2314 km1438 miles1250 nmNorth N
ChennaiSat 12:10 PM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 10:40 AM2657 km1651 miles1434 nmWest W
Port LouisSat 10:40 AM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmWest-southwest WSW

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