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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 21:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||88° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.01 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.0"||941.51 mi||west||0° 02' 41.7"||3.09 mi||north||941.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 13.3"||754.79 mi||east||0° 38' 15.4"||43.87 mi||north||754.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tamluk||Fri 2:50 AM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm|| NNW|
|Midnapore||Fri 2:50 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| NNW|
|Kendrapara||Fri 2:50 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| W|
|Bhadrak||Fri 2:50 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| WNW|
|Balasore||Fri 2:50 AM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm|| WNW|
|Kharagpur||Fri 2:50 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| NW|
|Alipore||Fri 2:50 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| N|
|Hugli-Chuchura||Fri 2:50 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| N|
|Panskura||Fri 2:50 AM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| NNW|
|Kolkata||Fri 2:50 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm|| N|
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