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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 = Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 1:20:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 38%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' North, Longitude: 80° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.31 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.67 miWest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 miNorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"939.88 miWest0° 03' 10.4"3.64 miNorth939.72 mi
24 hours11° 44' 28.6"760.32 miEast0° 49' 24.8"56.66 miNorth760.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GadchiroliSat 6:50 AM75 km46 miles40 nmSouthwest SW
GondiaSat 6:50 AM101 km63 miles54 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DhamtariSat 6:50 AM104 km65 miles56 nmEast E
BhilaiSat 6:50 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNortheast NE
BhandaraSat 6:50 AM112 km70 miles61 nmWest-northwest WNW
RaipurSat 6:50 AM132 km82 miles71 nmEast-northeast ENE
BalaghatSat 6:50 AM138 km86 miles75 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandrapurSat 6:50 AM150 km93 miles81 nmWest-southwest WSW
NãgpurSat 6:50 AM164 km102 miles88 nmWest-northwest WNW
SeoniSat 6:50 AM194 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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