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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 12, 2013 at 1:50:00 PM.

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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: 57%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 69° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.34 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.04 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.3"962.44 miWest0° 07' 21.4"8.43 miNorth962.76 mi
24 hours13° 07' 30.0"874.60 miEast3° 20' 36.3"229.85 miNorth910.67 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)Sat 5:50 PM811 km504 miles438 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSat 7:50 PM960 km597 miles518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSat 5:50 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 5:50 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 5:50 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 6:50 PM2223 km1382 miles1201 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 4:50 PM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSat 6:50 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 7:20 PM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 4:50 PM2896 km1799 miles1564 nmWest W

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