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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: 13%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 09:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' North, Longitude: 73° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.02 meters/second, 1562.5 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.18 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"970.72 miwest0° 07' 26.6"8.53 minorth970.48 mi
24 hours11° 29' 54.8"768.64 mieast2° 36' 24.1"179.25 minorth784.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vasco da GamaFri 3:24 PM100 km62 miles54 nmEast-northeast ENE
MargaoFri 3:24 PM106 km66 miles57 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanajiFri 3:24 PM106 km66 miles57 nmNortheast NE
BelgaumFri 3:24 PM189 km118 miles102 nmEast-northeast ENE
RatnagiriFri 3:24 PM229 km142 miles123 nmNorth N
HubliFri 3:24 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
KolhapurFri 3:24 PM234 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MangaloreFri 3:24 PM300 km187 miles162 nmSoutheast SE
BijapurFri 3:24 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNortheast NE
PuneFri 3:24 PM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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