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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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 23:36:00 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: 72%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 67° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.08 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.62 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.2"937.13 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth937.12 mi
24 hours11° 42' 30.1"756.13 mieast0° 23' 12.0"26.60 misouth757.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DwarkaSat 5:06 AM192 km119 miles104 nmNortheast NE
PorbandarSat 5:06 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarachiSat 4:36 AM429 km266 miles231 nmNorth N
Hyderabad (PK)Sat 4:36 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNorth N
Mirpur KhasSat 4:36 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuratSat 5:06 AM546 km339 miles295 nmEast E
AhmedabadSat 5:06 AM565 km351 miles305 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vasai-VirarSat 5:06 AM569 km353 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
MumbaiSat 5:06 AM588 km366 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE
VadodaraSat 5:06 AM596 km370 miles322 nmEast-northeast ENE

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