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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 31' North, Longitude: 70° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.54 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 836.9 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' 06.9"962.84 miwest0° 06' 13.3"7.13 minorth962.61 mi
24 hours11° 36' 16.0"769.64 mieast2° 05' 44.6"144.12 minorth778.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiFri 2:14 PM339 km211 miles183 nmNortheast NE
Vasai-VirarFri 2:14 PM380 km236 miles205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneFri 2:14 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNortheast NE
HubballiFri 2:14 PM473 km294 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
NashikFri 2:14 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNortheast NE
AhmednagarFri 2:14 PM498 km309 miles269 nmNortheast NE
VijapuraFri 2:14 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast E
SuratFri 2:14 PM556 km346 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AurangabadFri 2:14 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNortheast NE
MangaluruFri 2:14 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
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