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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 19' North, Longitude: 91° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.69 meters/second, 1525.3 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"947.49 miwest0° 04' 29.9"5.16 misouth947.72 mi
24 hours11° 38' 40.6"760.28 mieast2° 13' 25.7"152.94 misouth780.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChittagongMon 5:36 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BarisalMon 5:36 AM381 km236 miles205 nmNorth N
KhulnaMon 5:36 AM418 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurMon 5:36 AM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth N
KolkataMon 5:06 AM458 km285 miles247 nmNorthwest NW
ComillaMon 5:36 AM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth N
HowrahMon 5:06 AM461 km286 miles249 nmNorthwest NW
JessoreMon 5:36 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DhakaMon 5:36 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
NaypyidawMon 6:06 AM532 km330 miles287 nmEast E
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