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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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 00:10:00 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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 16' North, Longitude: 82° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.80 meters/second, 1525.7 km/hour, 948.0 miles/hour or 823.8 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' 48.9"947.73 miwest0° 04' 33.2"5.22 misouth947.97 mi
24 hours11° 38' 35.2"760.37 mieast2° 14' 40.1"154.36 misouth780.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BhawanipatnaMon 5:40 AM37 km23 miles20 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoraputMon 5:40 AM52 km32 miles28 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NabarangpurMon 5:40 AM56 km35 miles30 nmWest-southwest WSW
RayagadaMon 5:40 AM63 km39 miles34 nmEast E
BarabankiMon 5:40 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth N
MalkangiriMon 5:40 AM141 km88 miles76 nmSouthwest SW
ParalakhemundiMon 5:40 AM144 km90 miles78 nmEast-southeast ESE
SonepurMon 5:40 AM156 km97 miles84 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NuapadaMon 5:40 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth N
BalangirMon 5:40 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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