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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 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 22' North, Longitude: 66° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.5"977.91 miwest0° 08' 23.8"9.62 minorth977.68 mi
24 hours11° 17' 50.7"760.36 mieast3° 01' 13.3"207.66 minorth783.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaloreFri 5:14 PM913 km567 miles493 nmEast E
MumbaiFri 5:14 PM922 km573 miles498 nmNortheast NE
PuneFri 5:14 PM978 km608 miles528 nmNortheast NE
SuratFri 5:14 PM1103 km686 miles596 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreFri 5:14 PM1207 km750 miles652 nmEast E
AnantapurFri 5:14 PM1214 km754 miles655 nmEast E
AhmedabadFri 5:14 PM1258 km782 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:14 PM1269 km788 miles685 nmEast-southeast ESE
KarachiFri 4:44 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth N
MaleFri 4:44 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmSoutheast SE

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