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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: 38%

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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 29' North, Longitude: 64° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.88 meters/second, 1551.2 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.06 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.5"963.61 miwest0° 06' 31.0"7.47 minorth963.37 mi
24 hours11° 24' 21.9"756.65 mieast2° 13' 26.9"152.96 minorth767.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiSat 6:06 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarachiSat 5:36 PM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneSat 6:06 PM981 km609 miles530 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratSat 6:06 PM992 km617 miles536 nmEast-northeast ENE
MuscatSat 4:36 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmNorthwest NW
AhmedabadSat 6:06 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmNortheast NE
IndoreSat 6:06 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmEast-northeast ENE
AnantapurSat 6:06 PM1378 km857 miles744 nmEast E
DubaiSat 4:36 PM1391 km864 miles751 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiSat 4:36 PM1404 km873 miles758 nmNorthwest NW

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