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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 Monday, August 13, 2012 at 02:10:00 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: 21%

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 Monday, August 13, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 16' North, Longitude: 92° 10' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"15.58 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 29' 57.2"934.72 miwest0° 01' 45.3"2.01 misouth934.82 mi
24 hours12° 02' 48.7"776.71 mieast1° 11' 01.6"81.44 misouth784.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChittagongMon 8:10 AM124 km77 miles67 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BarisalMon 8:10 AM245 km152 miles133 nmNorthwest NW
ComillaMon 8:10 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurMon 8:10 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorthwest NW
KhulnaMon 8:10 AM318 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
DhakaMon 8:10 AM326 km202 miles176 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JessoreMon 8:10 AM371 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW
SylhetMon 8:10 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
MandalayMon 8:40 AM413 km257 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
KolkataMon 7:40 AM419 km261 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW

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