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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, September 7, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 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° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.65 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.76 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.5"945.12 miwest0° 04' 00.3"4.59 minorth944.93 mi
24 hours11° 35' 24.3"754.43 mieast1° 10' 23.8"80.71 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 AM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth N
Vasai-VirarFri 5:40 AM636 km395 miles343 nmEast E
Hyderabad (PK)Fri 5:10 AM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiFri 5:40 AM643 km399 miles347 nmEast E
SuratFri 5:40 AM657 km408 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mirpur KhasFri 5:10 AM675 km419 miles364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AhmedabadFri 5:40 AM709 km440 miles383 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraFri 5:40 AM727 km452 miles392 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneFri 5:40 AM759 km472 miles410 nmEast E
GodhraFri 5:40 AM783 km486 miles423 nmEast-northeast ENE
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