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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 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' North, Longitude: 64° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.62 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"945.05 miwest0° 03' 59.3"4.57 minorth944.86 mi
24 hours11° 35' 29.3"754.47 mieast1° 10' 01.2"80.28 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 5:20 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatFri 4:20 AM733 km455 miles396 nmNorthwest NW
Hyderabad (PK)Fri 5:20 AM742 km461 miles401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebFri 4:20 AM769 km478 miles415 nmNorthwest NW
NizwaFri 4:20 AM787 km489 miles425 nmWest-northwest WNW
MumbaiFri 5:50 AM895 km556 miles483 nmEast E
SuratFri 5:50 AM904 km562 miles488 nmEast E
AhmedabadFri 5:50 AM933 km580 miles504 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraFri 5:50 AM963 km599 miles520 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneFri 5:50 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmEast E
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