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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: 36%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' North, Longitude: 70° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.61 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.68 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.3"940.56 miwest0° 03' 17.8"3.78 misouth940.73 mi
24 hours11° 53' 53.4"771.64 mieast1° 46' 41.7"122.32 misouth785.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VeravalMon 7:50 AM62 km39 miles33 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JunagadhMon 7:50 AM126 km79 miles68 nmNorth N
Jetpur NavagadhMon 7:50 AM153 km95 miles82 nmNorth N
PorbandarMon 7:50 AM172 km107 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
GondalMon 7:50 AM177 km110 miles96 nmNorth N
RajkotMon 7:50 AM214 km133 miles116 nmNorth N
BhavnagarMon 7:50 AM225 km140 miles121 nmNortheast NE
JamnagarMon 7:50 AM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DamanMon 7:50 AM238 km148 miles129 nmEast E
NavsariMon 7:50 AM250 km155 miles135 nmEast-northeast ENE
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