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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 15:52:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 75%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 63° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.82 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 820.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.73 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.0"943.28 miwest0° 02' 33.0"2.92 misouth943.42 mi
24 hours11° 38' 01.8"756.17 mieast1° 26' 52.7"99.60 misouth766.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarachiWed 8:52 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatWed 7:52 PM684 km425 miles369 nmNorthwest NW
SeebWed 7:52 PM720 km447 miles389 nmNorthwest NW
NizwaWed 7:52 PM738 km459 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
Hyderabad (PK)Wed 8:52 PM746 km464 miles403 nmNortheast NE
MumbaiWed 9:22 PM940 km584 miles507 nmEast E
SuratWed 9:22 PM942 km585 miles508 nmEast E
AhmedabadWed 9:22 PM963 km598 miles520 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraWed 9:22 PM997 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneWed 9:22 PM1055 km656 miles570 nmEast E
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