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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: 33%

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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' North, Longitude: 77° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.34 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.5"975.87 miwest0° 08' 51.8"10.16 misouth976.23 mi
24 hours11° 34' 51.5"778.50 mieast3° 52' 36.4"266.48 misouth828.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BangaloreWed 7:40 AM96 km59 miles52 nmSoutheast SE
KadurWed 7:40 AM110 km68 miles59 nmWest W
AnantapurWed 7:40 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarikereWed 7:40 AM131 km81 miles71 nmWest W
ChikkamagaluruWed 7:40 AM140 km87 miles76 nmWest-southwest WSW
DavangereWed 7:40 AM149 km93 miles80 nmNorthwest NW
MysoreWed 7:40 AM155 km96 miles84 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KrishnagiriWed 7:40 AM181 km112 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
MadikeriWed 7:40 AM195 km121 miles105 nmSouthwest SW
DharmapuriWed 7:40 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSoutheast SE
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