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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 phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 27, 2014 at 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' North, Longitude: 72° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.25 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.86 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.4"951.08 miwest0° 02' 07.2"2.43 misouth951.18 mi
24 hours11° 38' 37.1"763.34 mieast1° 14' 24.4"85.29 misouth770.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiFri 12:38 PM36 km22 miles19 nmNorth N
Navi MumbaiFri 12:38 PM51 km32 miles27 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanvelFri 12:38 PM52 km32 miles28 nmNortheast NE
ThaneFri 12:38 PM62 km39 miles34 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KarjatFri 12:38 PM64 km40 miles35 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vasai-VirarFri 12:38 PM87 km54 miles47 nmNorth N
PuneFri 12:38 PM116 km72 miles63 nmEast E
SolapurFri 12:38 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSoutheast SE
SataraFri 12:38 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSoutheast SE
SilvassaFri 12:38 PM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth N

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