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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: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 29' North, Longitude: 75° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.61 meters/second, 1550.2 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.05 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.0"963.07 miwest0° 06' 14.8"7.16 minorth962.84 mi
24 hours11° 36' 11.3"769.74 mieast2° 06' 23.9"144.88 minorth778.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BijapurFri 1:54 PM47 km29 miles25 nmNortheast NE
SangliFri 1:54 PM103 km64 miles55 nmWest-northwest WNW
AshtaFri 1:54 PM123 km76 miles66 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelgaumFri 1:54 PM123 km76 miles66 nmSouthwest SW
HubliFri 1:54 PM131 km81 miles71 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KolhapurFri 1:54 PM132 km82 miles72 nmWest W
OsmanabadFri 1:54 PM195 km121 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SataraFri 1:54 PM205 km127 miles111 nmNorthwest NW
RaichurFri 1:54 PM205 km128 miles111 nmEast E
PanajiFri 1:54 PM206 km128 miles111 nmWest-southwest WSW
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