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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 = Friday, July 20, 2012 at 8:28:00 AM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:26 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 20, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 40' North, Longitude: 67° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.33 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"979.57 miWest0° 09' 52.9"11.32 miSouth979.95 mi
24 hours11° 35' 40.2"782.57 miEast4° 14' 20.7"291.36 miSouth840.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaluruFri 1:58 PM794 km493 miles429 nmEast E
MumbaiFri 1:58 PM899 km559 miles485 nmNortheast NE
KulhudhuffushiFri 1:28 PM903 km561 miles488 nmSoutheast SE
PuneFri 1:58 PM939 km583 miles507 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruFri 1:58 PM1090 km677 miles589 nmEast E
SuratFri 1:58 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AnantapurFri 1:58 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 1:58 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleFri 1:28 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmSoutheast SE
MaduraiFri 1:58 PM1195 km742 miles645 nmEast-southeast ESE

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