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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, July 13, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 32%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 1:49 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:26 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 13, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.96 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.2"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 13.6"||959.27 mi||west||0° 06' 37.6"||7.60 mi||north||959.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 10.6"||743.73 mi||east||2° 16' 48.4"||156.82 mi||north||755.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bhubaneshwar||Fri 6:50 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||NW|
|Visakhapatnam||Fri 6:50 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||W|
|Howrah||Fri 6:50 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||N|
|Kolkata||Fri 6:50 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||N|
|Khulna||Fri 7:20 AM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||NNE|
|Barisal||Fri 7:20 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||NNE|
|Jessore||Fri 7:20 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||N|
|Chittagong||Fri 7:20 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||NNE|
|Kakinada||Fri 6:50 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||W|
|Durgapur||Fri 6:50 AM||677 km||420 miles||365 nm||N|
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