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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 23:46:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.73 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.9 miles/hour or 823.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.7"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.7"||947.63 mi||west||0° 04' 31.1"||5.18 mi||south||947.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 39.0"||760.36 mi||east||2° 13' 50.0"||153.42 mi||south||780.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kendrapara||Mon 5:16 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||WNW|
|Bhubaneshwar||Mon 5:16 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||WNW|
|Howrah||Mon 5:16 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||N|
|Kolkata||Mon 5:16 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||N|
|Khulna||Mon 5:46 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||NNE|
|Barisal||Mon 5:46 AM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||NNE|
|Jessore||Mon 5:46 AM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm||N|
|Durgapur||Mon 5:16 AM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm||NNW|
|Chittagong||Mon 5:46 AM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm||NE|
|Chandpur||Mon 5:46 AM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm||NNE|
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