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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: 28%
Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 21' North
Longitude: 68° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.29 meters/second, 1574.2 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.5"978.07 miwest0° 08' 24.5"9.64 minorth977.83 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.9"760.45 mieast3° 01' 29.4"207.98 minorth783.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaloreFri 5:04 PM680 km422 miles367 nmEast E
MumbaiFri 5:04 PM769 km478 miles415 nmNortheast NE
PuneFri 5:04 PM804 km499 miles434 nmNortheast NE
KulhudhuffushiFri 4:34 PM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BangaloreFri 5:04 PM974 km605 miles526 nmEast E
SuratFri 5:04 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AnantapurFri 5:04 PM984 km611 miles531 nmEast E
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:04 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaduraiFri 5:04 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmEast-southeast ESE
HyderabadFri 5:04 PM1147 km713 miles619 nmEast-northeast ENE
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