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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: 31%

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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' North, Longitude: 77° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.43 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.79 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.7"946.97 miwest0° 02' 48.4"3.22 misouth947.11 mi
24 hours11° 25' 31.5"745.19 mieast1° 31' 28.1"104.86 misouth755.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdilabadTue 4:56 PM65 km40 miles35 nmEast-northeast ENE
NandedTue 4:56 PM80 km50 miles43 nmWest-southwest WSW
HingoliTue 4:56 PM86 km54 miles47 nmWest-northwest WNW
NizamabadTue 4:56 PM93 km58 miles50 nmSouth S
YavatmalTue 4:56 PM102 km64 miles55 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WashimTue 4:56 PM107 km66 miles58 nmNorthwest NW
ParbhaniTue 4:56 PM126 km78 miles68 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChandrapurTue 4:56 PM151 km94 miles82 nmEast-northeast ENE
WardhaTue 4:56 PM153 km95 miles83 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AmravatiTue 4:56 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth N
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