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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 08:54:00 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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 32' North, Longitude: 68° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.50 meters/second, 1549.8 km/hour, 963.0 miles/hour or 836.8 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' 06.1"0.12 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.8"962.75 miwest0° 06' 12.5"7.12 minorth962.52 mi
24 hours11° 36' 18.3"769.62 mieast2° 05' 23.7"143.73 minorth778.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiFri 2:24 PM534 km332 miles288 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vasai-VirarFri 2:24 PM560 km348 miles303 nmNortheast NE
PuneFri 2:24 PM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
NashikFri 2:24 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNortheast NE
SuratFri 2:24 PM693 km431 miles374 nmNortheast NE
MangaluruFri 2:24 PM797 km495 miles430 nmEast-southeast ESE
VadodaraFri 2:24 PM812 km504 miles438 nmNortheast NE
AhmedabadFri 2:24 PM844 km525 miles456 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GodhraFri 2:24 PM877 km545 miles473 nmNortheast NE
LunawadaFri 2:24 PM906 km563 miles489 nmNortheast NE
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