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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 30' North, Longitude: 73° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.1 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 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.0"962.98 miwest0° 06' 14.0"7.15 minorth962.75 mi
24 hours11° 36' 13.8"769.72 mieast2° 06' 03.0"144.49 minorth778.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RatnagiriFri 2:04 PM60 km37 miles32 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KolhapurFri 2:04 PM130 km81 miles70 nmEast E
PanajiFri 2:04 PM140 km87 miles76 nmSoutheast SE
Vasco da GamaFri 2:04 PM149 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
AshtaFri 2:04 PM154 km96 miles83 nmEast-northeast ENE
SolapurFri 2:04 PM160 km100 miles87 nmNortheast NE
SataraFri 2:04 PM165 km102 miles89 nmNortheast NE
MargaoFri 2:04 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSoutheast SE
SangliFri 2:04 PM168 km104 miles91 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelgaumFri 2:04 PM174 km108 miles94 nmEast-southeast ESE
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