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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 14, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 52' South, Longitude: 66° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.68 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
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.1"992.39 miwest0° 10' 46.2"12.33 minorth992.68 mi
24 hours12° 14' 55.6"839.32 mieast4° 27' 03.1"305.84 minorth896.73 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 PM648 km402 miles350 nmEast E
VictoriaMon 7:50 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 8:50 PM1538 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 7:50 PM1677 km1042 miles905 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 7:50 PM1872 km1164 miles1011 nmSouthwest SW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 9:20 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 9:20 PM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 9:20 PM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiMon 9:20 PM2346 km1457 miles1267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 6:50 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmWest-southwest WSW

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