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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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 12:34:00 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: 46%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 28' North, Longitude: 74° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.77 meters/second, 1586.8 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.4"985.80 miwest0° 09' 12.8"10.55 minorth985.59 mi
24 hours11° 01' 55.2"747.91 mieast3° 23' 28.4"233.13 minorth778.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KasaragodFri 6:04 PM153 km95 miles83 nmNortheast NE
ThalasseryFri 6:04 PM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangaluruFri 6:04 PM176 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KavarattiFri 6:04 PM185 km115 miles100 nmWest-southwest WSW
KozhikodeFri 6:04 PM189 km117 miles102 nmEast E
MadikeriFri 6:04 PM211 km131 miles114 nmEast-northeast ENE
PonnaniFri 6:04 PM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
UdupiFri 6:04 PM220 km136 miles119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KalpettaFri 6:04 PM221 km137 miles119 nmEast E
KundapurFri 6:04 PM249 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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