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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: 8%

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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 37' North, Longitude: 84° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"951.56 miwest0° 04' 09.0"4.76 minorth951.38 mi
24 hours11° 40' 21.3"765.32 mieast1° 14' 12.4"85.07 minorth767.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParalakhemundiSat 2:04 PM60 km37 miles32 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChhatrapurSat 2:04 PM73 km46 miles40 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BerhampurSat 2:04 PM80 km50 miles43 nmNorth N
KhallikoteSat 2:04 PM120 km75 miles65 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RayagadaSat 2:04 PM143 km89 miles77 nmWest-northwest WNW
BhawanipatnaSat 2:04 PM168 km104 miles91 nmWest-northwest WNW
NayagarhSat 2:04 PM176 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuriSat 2:04 PM181 km113 miles98 nmNortheast NE
VisakhapatnamSat 2:04 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
KhordhaSat 2:04 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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