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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 24, 2012 at 4:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 24, 2012 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 44' North, Longitude: 66° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.58 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.87 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.2"951.70 miWest0° 04' 50.2"5.55 miNorth951.49 mi
24 hours11° 27' 25.5"750.65 miEast1° 31' 57.8"105.43 miNorth754.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiMon 10:10 PM639 km397 miles345 nmEast E
Vasai-VirarMon 10:10 PM641 km398 miles346 nmEast E
KarachiMon 9:40 PM680 km422 miles367 nmNorth N
SuratMon 10:10 PM688 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneMon 10:10 PM748 km465 miles404 nmEast E
Hyderabad (PK)Mon 9:40 PM754 km469 miles407 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AhmedabadMon 10:10 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNortheast NE
VadodaraMon 10:10 PM777 km483 miles420 nmEast-northeast ENE
GodhraMon 10:10 PM842 km523 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
LunawadaMon 10:10 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNortheast NE

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