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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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 02:34:00 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: 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 36' North, Longitude: 71° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.5"976.11 miwest0° 08' 53.6"10.19 misouth976.47 mi
24 hours11° 34' 54.1"778.74 mieast3° 53' 16.4"267.24 misouth828.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaluruWed 8:04 AM400 km249 miles216 nmEast-southeast ESE
HubballiWed 8:04 AM465 km289 miles251 nmEast-northeast ENE
VijapuraWed 8:04 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
PuneWed 8:04 AM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiWed 8:04 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vasai-VirarWed 8:04 AM667 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KochiWed 8:04 AM682 km424 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
BengaluruWed 8:04 AM691 km429 miles373 nmEast E
AnantapurWed 8:04 AM699 km434 miles377 nmEast E
KulhudhuffushiWed 7:34 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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