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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, September 10, 2012 at 01:34:00 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: 36%

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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' North, Longitude: 81° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.50 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.68 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.4"940.31 miwest0° 03' 13.3"3.69 misouth940.48 mi
24 hours11° 53' 54.2"771.45 mieast1° 44' 52.2"120.23 misouth784.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DhamtariMon 7:04 AM35 km22 miles19 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RaipurMon 7:04 AM90 km56 miles49 nmNorth N
BhilaiMon 7:04 AM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NuapadaMon 7:04 AM98 km61 miles53 nmEast-northeast ENE
BarabankiMon 7:04 AM107 km67 miles58 nmEast E
NabarangpurMon 7:04 AM157 km97 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GadchiroliMon 7:04 AM179 km111 miles96 nmWest W
BalangirMon 7:04 AM190 km118 miles103 nmEast E
GondiaMon 7:04 AM194 km120 miles104 nmNorthwest NW
SonepurMon 7:04 AM194 km121 miles105 nmEast E
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