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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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 00:20:00 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: 62%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' North, Longitude: 68° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.20 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.9"939.64 miwest0° 02' 15.8"2.60 misouth939.76 mi
24 hours11° 41' 52.3"757.52 mieast1° 21' 01.5"92.89 misouth766.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PorbandarSun 5:50 AM148 km92 miles80 nmNortheast NE
VeravalSun 5:50 AM175 km109 miles95 nmEast E
DwarkaSun 5:50 AM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth N
JunagadhSun 5:50 AM208 km129 miles112 nmEast-northeast ENE
Jetpur NavagadhSun 5:50 AM236 km146 miles127 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamnagarSun 5:50 AM249 km155 miles134 nmNortheast NE
SuratSun 5:50 AM440 km273 miles238 nmEast E
Vasai-VirarSun 5:50 AM449 km279 miles243 nmEast-southeast ESE
MumbaiSun 5:50 AM468 km291 miles253 nmEast-southeast ESE
AhmedabadSun 5:50 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE

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