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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 23:26:00 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: 53%

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 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' North, Longitude: 93° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.66 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"947.41 miwest0° 04' 29.0"5.14 misouth947.64 mi
24 hours11° 38' 42.3"760.25 mieast2° 13' 03.9"152.53 misouth780.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NaypyidawMon 5:56 AM280 km174 miles151 nmEast E
ChittagongMon 5:26 AM376 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MandalayMon 5:56 AM400 km249 miles216 nmNortheast NE
YangonMon 5:56 AM401 km249 miles216 nmSoutheast SE
BarisalMon 5:26 AM495 km307 miles267 nmNorthwest NW
ComillaMon 5:26 AM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurMon 5:26 AM521 km324 miles282 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MawlamyineMon 5:56 AM540 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
KhulnaMon 5:26 AM560 km348 miles303 nmNorthwest NW
DhakaMon 5:26 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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