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 20, 2012 at 08:28:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:26 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 20, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.4 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' 30.7"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.1"||979.57 mi||west||0° 09' 52.9"||11.32 mi||south||979.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 40.2"||782.57 mi||east||4° 14' 20.7"||291.36 mi||south||840.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mangaluru||Fri 1:58 PM||794 km||493 miles||429 nm||E|
|Mumbai||Fri 1:58 PM||899 km||559 miles||485 nm||NE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 1:28 PM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm||SE|
|Pune||Fri 1:58 PM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm||NE|
|Bengaluru||Fri 1:58 PM||1090 km||677 miles||589 nm||E|
|Surat||Fri 1:58 PM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm||NNE|
|Anantapur||Fri 1:58 PM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm||ENE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 1:58 PM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm||ESE|
|Male||Fri 1:28 PM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm||SE|
|Madurai||Fri 1:58 PM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm||ESE|
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