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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: 80%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.70 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"941.51 miwest0° 02' 41.7"3.09 minorth941.38 mi
24 hours11° 38' 13.3"754.79 mieast0° 38' 15.4"43.87 minorth754.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamlukFri 2:50 AM226 km140 miles122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MidnaporeFri 2:50 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendraparaFri 2:50 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest W
BhadrakFri 2:50 AM233 km145 miles126 nmWest-northwest WNW
BalasoreFri 2:50 AM239 km148 miles129 nmWest-northwest WNW
KharagpurFri 2:50 AM241 km150 miles130 nmNorthwest NW
AliporeFri 2:50 AM241 km150 miles130 nmNorth N
Hugli-ChuchuraFri 2:50 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
PanskuraFri 2:50 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KolkataFri 2:50 AM247 km153 miles133 nmNorth N
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