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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 01:20:00 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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' North, Longitude: 65° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.04 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.4"948.25 miwest0° 04' 39.7"5.35 misouth948.49 mi
24 hours11° 38' 24.1"760.58 mieast2° 17' 12.6"157.27 misouth781.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarachiMon 6:20 AM638 km397 miles345 nmNorth N
MumbaiMon 6:50 AM730 km453 miles394 nmEast E
Hyderabad (PK)Mon 6:20 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuratMon 6:50 AM764 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
AhmedabadMon 6:50 AM823 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraMon 6:50 AM839 km521 miles453 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneMon 6:50 AM842 km523 miles455 nmEast E
GodhraMon 6:50 AM896 km557 miles484 nmEast-northeast ENE
MuscatMon 5:20 AM906 km563 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
LunawadaMon 6:50 AM912 km567 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE

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