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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 = Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 10:56:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 23%

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 Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 21' South, Longitude: 70° 01' 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"940.90 miWest0° 01' 36.0"1.84 miSouth940.83 mi
24 hours14° 02' 27.7"916.41 miEast0° 02' 50.2"3.25 miSouth916.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Wed 2:56 PM693 km431 miles374 nmWest W
Port LouisWed 2:56 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 4:56 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisWed 2:56 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandWed 3:56 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaWed 2:56 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoWed 1:56 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmWest W
MaleWed 3:56 PM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmNorth N
MoroniWed 1:56 PM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 4:26 PM3099 km1926 miles1673 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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