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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: 37%
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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 22' North
Longitude: 79° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.13 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.07 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.2"964.23 miwest0° 06' 35.7"7.56 minorth963.99 mi
24 hours11° 24' 04.0"756.80 mieast2° 15' 28.1"155.28 minorth768.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SrisailamSat 5:06 PM65 km41 miles35 nmWest-southwest WSW
GunturSat 5:06 PM113 km70 miles61 nmEast E
VijayawadaSat 5:06 PM131 km82 miles71 nmEast E
HyderabadSat 5:06 PM150 km94 miles81 nmNorthwest NW
WarangalSat 5:06 PM191 km118 miles103 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EluruSat 5:06 PM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-northeast ENE
BhadrachalamSat 5:06 PM213 km133 miles115 nmNortheast NE
RaichurSat 5:06 PM219 km136 miles118 nmWest W
NelloreSat 5:06 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TadepalligudemSat 5:06 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
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