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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 MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:15 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 8, 2013 at 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 01' North, Longitude: 69° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.34 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.93 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.4"955.69 miwest0° 04' 46.7"5.48 misouth955.92 mi
24 hours11° 13' 01.9"737.96 mieast2° 16' 17.2"156.20 misouth758.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiMon 12:54 PM366 km227 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vasai-VirarMon 12:54 PM383 km238 miles207 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneMon 12:54 PM464 km288 miles251 nmEast E
SuratMon 12:54 PM498 km310 miles269 nmNortheast NE
NashikMon 12:54 PM502 km312 miles271 nmEast-northeast ENE
AhmednagarMon 12:54 PM565 km351 miles305 nmEast-northeast ENE
VadodaraMon 12:54 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNortheast NE
AurangabadMon 12:54 PM627 km390 miles339 nmEast-northeast ENE
AhmedabadMon 12:54 PM647 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HubliMon 12:54 PM670 km416 miles362 nmEast-southeast ESE

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