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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 00:36:00 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: 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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' North, Longitude: 64° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.23 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 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"939.70 miwest0° 02' 17.4"2.63 misouth939.82 mi
24 hours11° 41' 50.8"757.54 mieast1° 21' 38.5"93.60 misouth766.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarachiSun 5:36 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hyderabad (PK)Sun 5:36 AM641 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatSun 4:36 AM730 km454 miles394 nmWest-northwest WNW
SeebSun 4:36 AM767 km477 miles414 nmWest-northwest WNW
NizwaSun 4:36 AM799 km497 miles431 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuratSun 6:06 AM841 km522 miles454 nmEast E
AhmedabadSun 6:06 AM853 km530 miles461 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiSun 6:06 AM856 km532 miles462 nmEast E
VadodaraSun 6:06 AM890 km553 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE
GodhraSun 6:06 AM939 km584 miles507 nmEast-northeast ENE

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