Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 2:04:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' North, Longitude: 66° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.83 meters/second, 1547.4 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.02 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.1"961.25 miWest0° 06' 53.8"7.91 miSouth961.57 mi
24 hours11° 35' 00.4"767.10 miEast3° 08' 33.8"216.08 miSouth802.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiTue 7:34 AM672 km418 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneTue 7:34 AM763 km474 miles412 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratTue 7:34 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNortheast NE
KarachiTue 7:04 AM890 km553 miles481 nmNorth N
VadodaraTue 7:34 AM902 km561 miles487 nmNortheast NE
AhmedabadTue 7:34 AM918 km570 miles495 nmNortheast NE
MangaluruTue 7:34 AM960 km596 miles518 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hyderabad (PK)Tue 7:04 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth N
GodhraTue 7:34 AM966 km600 miles521 nmNortheast NE
LunawadaTue 7:34 AM991 km616 miles535 nmNortheast NE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools