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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: 53%

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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 14' North, Longitude: 76° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.89 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.0"947.93 miwest0° 04' 35.8"5.27 misouth948.17 mi
24 hours11° 38' 31.0"760.45 mieast2° 15' 39.1"155.49 misouth781.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParbhaniMon 6:06 AM52 km32 miles28 nmEast E
BeedMon 6:06 AM60 km37 miles32 nmWest-southwest WSW
JalnaMon 6:06 AM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LaturMon 6:06 AM98 km61 miles53 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NandedMon 6:06 AM105 km65 miles57 nmEast E
HingoliMon 6:06 AM107 km66 miles58 nmEast-northeast ENE
AurangabadMon 6:06 AM114 km71 miles61 nmWest-northwest WNW
OsmanabadMon 6:06 AM121 km75 miles65 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WashimMon 6:06 AM133 km83 miles72 nmNortheast NE
BuldhanaMon 6:06 AM144 km89 miles78 nmNorth N

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