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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: 79%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 51' South, Longitude: 66° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.69 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.1"992.47 miwest0° 10' 46.2"12.34 minorth992.76 mi
24 hours12° 14' 54.6"839.37 mieast4° 27' 03.8"305.88 minorth896.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 9:50 PM677 km421 miles366 nmEast E
VictoriaMon 7:50 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 8:50 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 7:50 PM1660 km1032 miles896 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 7:50 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouthwest SW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 9:20 PM2160 km1342 miles1167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 9:20 PM2222 km1380 miles1200 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 9:20 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiMon 9:20 PM2362 km1467 miles1275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 6:50 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-southwest WSW
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