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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, July 20, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 20, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||67° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.7"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.1"||979.65 mi||west||0° 09' 53.1"||11.33 mi||south||980.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 39.9"||782.63 mi||east||4° 14' 22.3"||291.41 mi||south||840.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mangalore||Fri 1:58 PM||823 km||512 miles||445 nm|| E|
|Mumbai||Fri 1:58 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| NE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 1:28 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SE|
|Pune||Fri 1:58 PM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm|| NE|
|Surat||Fri 1:58 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| NNE|
|Bangalore||Fri 1:58 PM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm|| E|
|Anantapur||Fri 1:58 PM||1140 km||709 miles||616 nm|| ENE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 1:58 PM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm|| ESE|
|Male||Fri 1:28 PM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| SE|
|Madurai||Fri 1:58 PM||1224 km||760 miles||661 nm|| ESE|
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