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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: 100%

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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' North, Longitude: 85° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 22.4"988.07 miwest0° 09' 31.0"10.90 minorth987.88 mi
24 hours11° 52' 48.1"809.21 mieast3° 30' 17.4"240.93 minorth839.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiFri 11:18 PM516 km321 miles279 nmSouthwest SW
TrincomaleeFri 11:18 PM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandyFri 11:18 PM635 km395 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChennaiFri 11:18 PM679 km422 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:18 PM726 km451 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 11:18 PM730 km453 miles394 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiFri 11:18 PM831 km516 miles449 nmWest W
VisakhapatnamFri 11:18 PM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangaloreFri 11:18 PM944 km586 miles510 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:18 PM976 km607 miles527 nmWest W
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