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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 Monday, October 29, 2012 at 18:50:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 29, 2012 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' North, Longitude: 72° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.72 meters/second, 1561.4 km/hour, 970.2 miles/hour or 843.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 32' 15.4"969.98 miwest0° 07' 28.4"8.56 minorth969.73 mi
24 hours11° 12' 37.7"748.05 mieast2° 38' 39.9"181.84 minorth764.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vasco da GamaTue 12:20 AM158 km98 miles85 nmEast E
PanajiTue 12:20 AM159 km99 miles86 nmEast E
MargaoTue 12:20 AM170 km106 miles92 nmEast E
RatnagiriTue 12:20 AM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelagaviTue 12:20 AM239 km148 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
HubballiTue 12:20 AM298 km185 miles161 nmEast E
MangaluruTue 12:20 AM379 km235 miles205 nmSoutheast SE
PuneTue 12:20 AM390 km242 miles210 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VijapuraTue 12:20 AM397 km247 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiTue 12:20 AM408 km253 miles220 nmNorth N
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