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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' North, Longitude: 66° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.64 meters/second, 1521.5 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.76 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.4"945.11 miwest0° 04' 00.2"4.59 minorth944.92 mi
24 hours11° 35' 24.7"754.43 mieast1° 10' 21.2"80.66 minorth755.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarachiFri 5:10 AM561 km349 miles303 nmNorth N
Hyderabad (PK)Fri 5:10 AM647 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vasai-VirarFri 5:40 AM664 km412 miles358 nmEast E
MumbaiFri 5:40 AM671 km417 miles362 nmEast E
SuratFri 5:40 AM684 km425 miles369 nmEast-northeast ENE
AhmedabadFri 5:40 AM733 km455 miles396 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraFri 5:40 AM753 km468 miles406 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneFri 5:40 AM787 km489 miles425 nmEast E
GodhraFri 5:40 AM808 km502 miles436 nmEast-northeast ENE
LunawadaFri 5:40 AM823 km511 miles444 nmEast-northeast ENE

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