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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 Wednesday, October 10, 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: 34%

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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 53' North, Longitude: 99° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.4"974.92 miwest0° 08' 44.6"10.02 misouth975.27 mi
24 hours11° 34' 43.0"777.58 mieast3° 49' 57.8"263.45 misouth826.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BangkokWed 7:36 AM80 km50 miles43 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hua HinWed 7:36 AM147 km91 miles79 nmSouth S
PattayaWed 7:36 AM160 km100 miles86 nmSoutheast SE
DaweiWed 7:06 AM172 km107 miles93 nmWest W
Nakhon SawanWed 7:36 AM205 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
Nakhon RatchasimaWed 7:36 AM279 km174 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
MawlamyineWed 7:06 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW
BattambangWed 7:36 AM381 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
Khon KaenWed 7:36 AM434 km269 miles234 nmNortheast NE
Siem ReapWed 7:36 AM447 km278 miles241 nmEast E
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