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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, August 10, 2012 at 01:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 54' North, Longitude: 66° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.17 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.85 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.4"950.78 miwest0° 05' 19.3"6.10 minorth950.55 mi
24 hours11° 28' 30.5"751.09 mieast1° 43' 17.9"118.42 minorth756.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiFri 7:00 AM649 km403 miles351 nmEast E
Vasai-VirarFri 7:00 AM650 km404 miles351 nmEast E
KarachiFri 6:30 AM660 km410 miles356 nmNorth N
SuratFri 7:00 AM699 km434 miles378 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hyderabad (PK)Fri 6:30 AM739 km459 miles399 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PuneFri 7:00 AM760 km472 miles411 nmEast E
AhmedabadFri 7:00 AM775 km482 miles419 nmNortheast NE
VadodaraFri 7:00 AM782 km486 miles422 nmEast-northeast ENE
GodhraFri 7:00 AM842 km523 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
LunawadaFri 7:00 AM860 km535 miles465 nmNortheast NE

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