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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 = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 9:20:00 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: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' North, Longitude: 88° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.01 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.70 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"941.45 miWest0° 02' 41.8"3.09 miNorth941.32 mi
24 hours11° 38' 12.9"754.74 miEast0° 38' 17.9"43.91 miNorth754.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamlukFri 2:50 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MidnaporeFri 2:50 AM245 km152 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AliporeFri 2:50 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BatanagarFri 2:50 AM247 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KolkataFri 2:50 AM252 km156 miles136 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HowrahFri 2:50 AM253 km157 miles136 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaFri 3:20 AM279 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BarisalFri 3:20 AM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JessoreFri 3:20 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth N
BhubaneshwarFri 2:50 AM320 km199 miles173 nmWest W

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