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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 11' North
Longitude: 65° 38' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.4"948.33 miwest0° 04' 39.9"5.35 misouth948.57 mi
24 hours11° 38' 24.0"760.64 mieast2° 17' 15.0"157.33 misouth781.68 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 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hyderabad (PK)Mon 6:20 AM742 km461 miles401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiMon 6:50 AM758 km471 miles409 nmEast E
SuratMon 6:50 AM791 km492 miles427 nmEast-northeast ENE
AhmedabadMon 6:50 AM847 km527 miles458 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraMon 6:50 AM865 km537 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneMon 6:50 AM871 km541 miles470 nmEast E
MuscatMon 5:20 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNorthwest NW
SeebMon 5:20 AM918 km571 miles496 nmNorthwest NW
LunawadaMon 6:50 AM937 km582 miles506 nmEast-northeast ENE
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