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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.

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

UTC time = Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 11:46:00 PM.

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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).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 13' North, Longitude: 95° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.36 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.60 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.6"935.51 miWest0° 00' 36.4"0.70 miSouth935.54 mi
24 hours11° 52' 02.3"765.37 miEast0° 42' 32.9"48.79 miSouth768.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MandalaySun 6:16 AM86 km53 miles46 nmNorth N
NaypyidawSun 6:16 AM164 km102 miles88 nmSouth S
Chiang MaiSun 6:46 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSoutheast SE
ChittagongSun 5:46 AM440 km274 miles238 nmWest-northwest WNW
YangonSun 6:16 AM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth S
ComillaSun 5:46 AM548 km341 miles296 nmWest-northwest WNW
MawlamyineSun 6:16 AM553 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SylhetSun 5:46 AM582 km362 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
ChandpurSun 5:46 AM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarisalSun 5:46 AM597 km371 miles322 nmWest-northwest WNW

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