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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: 47%

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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 42' North, Longitude: 76° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.49 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.4"951.51 miwest0° 04' 29.5"5.15 minorth951.31 mi
24 hours11° 31' 36.0"755.32 mieast1° 23' 00.3"95.16 minorth758.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaturSun 6:06 PM34 km21 miles18 nmSouth S
ParbhaniSun 6:06 PM65 km40 miles35 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OsmanabadSun 6:06 PM81 km50 miles43 nmSouthwest SW
BeedSun 6:06 PM88 km54 miles47 nmWest-northwest WNW
NandedSun 6:06 PM91 km56 miles49 nmEast-northeast ENE
HingoliSun 6:06 PM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JalnaSun 6:06 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NizamabadSun 6:06 PM164 km102 miles89 nmEast E
AurangabadSun 6:06 PM166 km103 miles90 nmNorthwest NW
WashimSun 6:06 PM167 km104 miles90 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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