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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 PM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.0"988.44 miwest0° 10' 54.0"12.49 misouth988.79 mi
24 hours11° 45' 46.7"801.37 mieast4° 36' 00.9"316.15 misouth865.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 10:28 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 12:28 PM1339 km832 miles723 nmEast-southeast ESE
MumbaiFri 12:58 PM1459 km906 miles788 nmNortheast NE
PuneFri 12:58 PM1512 km940 miles816 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:58 PM1555 km966 miles839 nmEast E
MuscatFri 11:28 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangaloreFri 12:58 PM1634 km1016 miles882 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratFri 12:58 PM1636 km1016 miles883 nmNortheast NE
MaduraiFri 12:58 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmEast E
KarachiFri 12:28 PM1701 km1057 miles918 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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