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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: 23%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 21' South, Longitude: 69° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.75 meters/second, 1514.7 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.69 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.2"940.96 miwest0° 01' 36.0"1.83 misouth940.89 mi
24 hours14° 02' 27.7"916.47 mieast0° 02' 46.7"3.19 misouth916.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisWed 2:56 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 4:56 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisWed 2:56 PM1504 km934 miles812 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandWed 3:56 PM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaWed 2:56 PM2251 km1398 miles1215 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoWed 1:56 PM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmWest W
MaleWed 3:56 PM2635 km1638 miles1423 nmNorth N
MoroniWed 1:56 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 4:26 PM3110 km1932 miles1679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisWed 3:56 PM3328 km2068 miles1797 nmSouth S
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