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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: 83%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' North, Longitude: 73° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.66 meters/second, 1532.4 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"951.91 miwest0° 04' 46.6"5.48 misouth952.15 mi
24 hours11° 33' 00.0"757.44 mieast2° 18' 42.2"158.98 misouth778.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarjatThu 9:32 PM39 km24 miles21 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanvelThu 9:32 PM46 km29 miles25 nmNorth N
Navi MumbaiThu 9:32 PM53 km33 miles29 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MumbaiThu 9:32 PM55 km34 miles30 nmNorthwest NW
ThaneThu 9:32 PM70 km43 miles38 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PuneThu 9:32 PM74 km46 miles40 nmEast E
Vasai-VirarThu 9:32 PM101 km62 miles54 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SolapurThu 9:32 PM127 km79 miles68 nmSoutheast SE
SataraThu 9:32 PM131 km82 miles71 nmSoutheast SE
BaramatiThu 9:32 PM156 km97 miles84 nmEast-southeast ESE

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