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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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 37' North, Longitude: 72° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.42 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.5"976.05 miwest0° 08' 53.2"10.18 misouth976.41 mi
24 hours11° 34' 53.4"778.68 mieast3° 53' 06.4"267.05 misouth828.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KundapurWed 7:58 AM219 km136 miles118 nmEast E
UdupiWed 7:58 AM227 km141 miles123 nmEast E
MargaoWed 7:58 AM231 km144 miles125 nmNortheast NE
Vasco da GamaWed 7:58 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanajiWed 7:58 AM244 km151 miles132 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MangaluruWed 7:58 AM249 km155 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
HubballiWed 7:58 AM329 km204 miles177 nmNortheast NE
VijapuraWed 7:58 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruWed 7:58 AM535 km332 miles289 nmEast E
AnantapurWed 7:58 AM545 km338 miles294 nmEast-northeast ENE

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