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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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:20:00 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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 47' North, Longitude: 63° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.3"961.41 miwest0° 06' 55.1"7.93 misouth961.73 mi
24 hours11° 34' 58.9"767.19 mieast3° 09' 05.2"216.68 misouth802.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatTue 6:20 AM888 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NizwaTue 6:20 AM891 km554 miles481 nmNorthwest NW
SeebTue 6:20 AM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahTue 6:20 AM951 km591 miles514 nmWest W
KarachiTue 7:20 AM986 km613 miles532 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiTue 7:50 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratTue 7:50 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneTue 7:50 AM1166 km724 miles630 nmEast E
AhmedabadTue 7:50 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmNortheast NE
DubaiTue 6:20 AM1235 km768 miles667 nmNorthwest NW

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