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

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' North, Longitude: 85° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.26 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.71 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"942.02 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 minorth941.98 mi
24 hours11° 37' 59.7"755.09 mieast0° 03' 37.7"4.16 misouth755.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuttackMon 4:56 PM4 km2 miles2 nmEast-northeast ENE
KhordhaMon 4:56 PM15 km10 miles8 nmEast-southeast ESE
BhubaneshwarMon 4:56 PM36 km22 miles20 nmEast E
BhubaneswarMon 4:56 PM36 km23 miles20 nmEast E
NayagarhMon 4:56 PM42 km26 miles23 nmWest-southwest WSW
DhenkanalMon 4:56 PM47 km29 miles25 nmNorth N
PuriMon 4:56 PM60 km38 miles33 nmSoutheast SE
JagatsinghpurMon 4:56 PM71 km44 miles39 nmEast E
AngulMon 4:56 PM75 km46 miles40 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhallikoteMon 4:56 PM83 km51 miles45 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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