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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 7, 2012 at 11:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%

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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' North, Longitude: 86° 35' East

The ground speed is currently 419.27 meters/second, 1509.4 kilometres/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.9"937.54 miWest0° 01' 47.7"2.06 miNorth937.45 mi
24 hours11° 45' 37.9"759.82 miEast0° 15' 49.3"18.14 miNorth759.37 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BhadrakSat 5:06 AM14 km9 miles8 nmNorthwest NW
BalasoreSat 5:06 AM38 km24 miles20 nmNorth N
KendraparaSat 5:06 AM53 km33 miles29 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JagatsinghpurSat 5:06 AM89 km56 miles48 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DhenkanalSat 5:06 AM108 km67 miles58 nmWest-southwest WSW
BaripadaSat 5:06 AM109 km68 miles59 nmNorth N
KaranjiaSat 5:06 AM109 km68 miles59 nmNorthwest NW
BhubaneshwarSat 5:06 AM110 km68 miles59 nmSouthwest SW
BhubaneswarSat 5:06 AM110 km68 miles59 nmSouthwest SW
KharagpurSat 5:06 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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