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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, July 5, 2014 at 11:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 07:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' North, Longitude: 72° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.78 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.99 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.0"958.99 miwest0° 04' 11.3"4.80 misouth959.19 mi
24 hours11° 17' 19.7"745.53 mieast2° 00' 56.5"138.62 misouth762.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RatnagiriSat 1:28 PM112 km70 miles61 nmEast-southeast ESE
SolapurSat 1:28 PM175 km109 miles94 nmEast-northeast ENE
SataraSat 1:28 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiSat 1:28 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanvelSat 1:28 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Navi MumbaiSat 1:28 PM202 km125 miles109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KarjatSat 1:28 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneSat 1:28 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
ThaneSat 1:28 PM214 km133 miles115 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KolhapurSat 1:28 PM217 km135 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
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