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, August 17, 2012 at 07:28:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 17, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||62° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.91 meters/second, 1590.9 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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' 30.4"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 33.0"||988.44 mi||west||0° 10' 54.0"||12.49 mi||south||988.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 46.7"||801.37 mi||east||4° 36' 00.9"||316.15 mi||south||865.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Fri 12:28 PM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| ESE|
|Mumbai||Fri 12:58 PM||1459 km||906 miles||788 nm|| NE|
|Pune||Fri 12:58 PM||1512 km||940 miles||816 nm|| NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 12:58 PM||1555 km||966 miles||839 nm|| E|
|Muscat||Fri 11:28 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm|| NNW|
|Bangalore||Fri 12:58 PM||1634 km||1016 miles||882 nm|| ENE|
|Surat||Fri 12:58 PM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| NE|
|Madurai||Fri 12:58 PM||1670 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| E|
|Karachi||Fri 12:28 PM||1701 km||1057 miles||918 nm|| NNE|
|Victoria||Fri 11:28 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| SSW|
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