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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 59' North, Longitude: 70° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.14 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.92 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.5"955.21 miwest0° 04' 50.9"5.56 minorth955.01 mi
24 hours11° 38' 04.1"765.59 mieast1° 31' 47.3"105.22 minorth769.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiFri 12:58 PM266 km165 miles144 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vasai-VirarFri 12:58 PM290 km180 miles156 nmNortheast NE
PuneFri 12:58 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast E
NashikFri 12:58 PM410 km255 miles221 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratFri 12:58 PM432 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
AhmednagarFri 12:58 PM461 km287 miles249 nmEast-northeast ENE
AurangabadFri 12:58 PM525 km326 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraFri 12:58 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VijapuraFri 12:58 PM566 km352 miles306 nmEast-southeast ESE
HubballiFri 12:58 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE

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