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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' North, Longitude: 64° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.62 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.4"989.98 miwest0° 09' 39.1"11.05 minorth989.80 mi
24 hours11° 22' 05.7"774.68 mieast3° 35' 07.1"246.44 minorth808.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiWed 12:36 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleWed 12:36 PM1181 km734 miles637 nmEast-southeast ESE
MumbaiWed 1:06 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:06 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmEast E
PuneWed 1:06 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreWed 1:06 PM1466 km911 miles792 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 1:06 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmEast E
SuratWed 1:06 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmNortheast NE
MuscatWed 11:36 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiWed 12:36 PM1676 km1042 miles905 nmNorth N
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