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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: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, July 5, 2014 at 12:00 Noon

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 81° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.68 meters/second, 1561.2 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.17 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 32' 15.1"969.93 miwest0° 05' 55.2"6.78 misouth970.18 mi
24 hours10° 55' 51.5"729.36 mieast2° 38' 53.7"182.06 misouth755.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GunturSun 1:38 PM153 km95 miles83 nmNorthwest NW
EluruSun 1:38 PM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VijayawadaSun 1:38 PM160 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TadepalligudemSun 1:38 PM166 km103 miles90 nmNorth N
NelloreSun 1:38 PM184 km114 miles99 nmWest-southwest WSW
RajahmundrySun 1:38 PM191 km118 miles103 nmNorth N
KakinadaSun 1:38 PM201 km125 miles109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiSun 1:38 PM277 km172 miles150 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VisakhapatnamSun 1:38 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNortheast NE
KurnoolSun 1:38 PM371 km230 miles200 nmWest W

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