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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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 01:10:00 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: 43%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 55' North, Longitude: 79° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.59 meters/second, 1546.5 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.9"960.73 miwest0° 06' 49.1"7.82 misouth961.05 mi
24 hours11° 35' 05.6"766.78 mieast3° 06' 47.4"214.05 misouth801.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhammamTue 6:40 AM42 km26 miles23 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NalgondaTue 6:40 AM75 km46 miles40 nmWest-northwest WNW
VijayawadaTue 6:40 AM83 km52 miles45 nmEast-southeast ESE
GunturTue 6:40 AM86 km53 miles46 nmSoutheast SE
WarangalTue 6:40 AM123 km77 miles67 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BhadrachalamTue 6:40 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNortheast NE
EluruTue 6:40 AM129 km80 miles70 nmEast E
SrisailamTue 6:40 AM149 km92 miles80 nmSouthwest SW
TadepalligudemTue 6:40 AM168 km104 miles91 nmEast E
HyderabadTue 6:40 AM170 km105 miles92 nmWest-northwest WNW

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