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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: 92%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 84° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.73 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.2"938.58 miwest0° 01' 06.5"1.27 minorth938.53 mi
24 hours11° 39' 50.8"754.35 mieast0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth754.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AngulFri 1:50 AM28 km18 miles15 nmEast E
SambalpurFri 1:50 AM70 km44 miles38 nmNorthwest NW
BoudhFri 1:50 AM71 km44 miles38 nmWest-southwest WSW
PhulbaniFri 1:50 AM73 km45 miles39 nmWest-southwest WSW
DhenkanalFri 1:50 AM78 km49 miles42 nmEast-southeast ESE
NayagarhFri 1:50 AM80 km50 miles43 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DebagarhFri 1:50 AM81 km50 miles44 nmNorth N
KendujharFri 1:50 AM88 km55 miles48 nmNorth N
CuttackFri 1:50 AM93 km58 miles50 nmSoutheast SE
KhordhaFri 1:50 AM107 km67 miles58 nmSoutheast SE

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