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 Monday, August 13, 2012 at 02:10:00 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: 21%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.01 meters/second, 1504.8 km/hour, 935.1 miles/hour or 812.5 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' 29.9"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.2"||934.73 mi||west||0° 01' 45.5"||2.02 mi||south||934.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 48.8"||776.72 mi||east||1° 11' 04.4"||81.49 mi||south||784.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chittagong||Mon 8:10 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm||N|
|Barisal||Mon 8:10 AM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm||NW|
|Chandpur||Mon 8:10 AM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm||NNW|
|Comilla||Mon 8:10 AM||255 km||158 miles||138 nm||NNW|
|Khulna||Mon 8:10 AM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm||NW|
|Dhaka||Mon 8:10 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||NNW|
|Jessore||Mon 8:10 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||NW|
|Kolkata||Mon 7:40 AM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm||WNW|
|Howrah||Mon 7:40 AM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm||WNW|
|Sylhet||Mon 8:10 AM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||N|
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