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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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 17:28:00 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: 100%

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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 00' North, Longitude: 90° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.82 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.6"988.17 miwest0° 09' 32.2"10.92 minorth987.99 mi
24 hours11° 52' 44.7"809.23 mieast3° 30' 51.8"241.57 minorth839.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairFri 10:58 PM261 km162 miles141 nmNortheast NE
Banda AcehSat 12:28 AM700 km435 miles378 nmSoutheast SE
YangonFri 11:58 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNortheast NE
MedanSat 12:28 AM1123 km698 miles606 nmSoutheast SE
BangkokSat 12:28 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmEast-northeast ENE
VisakhapatnamFri 10:58 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiFri 10:58 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest-northwest WNW
NaypyidawFri 11:58 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 10:58 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 10:58 PM1251 km778 miles676 nmWest-southwest WSW
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