Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, August 10, 2012 at 12:20:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 10, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' North, Longitude: 83° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.46 meters/second, 1531.6 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.86 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miNorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.5"951.42 miWest0° 05' 25.2"6.21 miNorth951.18 mi
24 hours11° 27' 40.6"750.65 miEast1° 45' 48.5"121.30 miNorth756.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RayagadaFri 5:50 AM46 km29 miles25 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ParalakhemundiFri 5:50 AM52 km32 miles28 nmEast E
BhawanipatnaFri 5:50 AM64 km40 miles34 nmNorthwest NW
KoraputFri 5:50 AM94 km58 miles51 nmWest W
VisakhapatnamFri 5:50 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerhampurFri 5:50 AM136 km85 miles74 nmEast-northeast ENE
NabarangpurFri 5:50 AM141 km88 miles76 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChhatrapurFri 5:50 AM157 km98 miles85 nmEast-northeast ENE
KhallikoteFri 5:50 AM179 km111 miles97 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalkangiriFri 5:50 AM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-southwest WSW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools