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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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:16:00 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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' North, Longitude: 89° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.70 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.9"972.18 miwest0° 07' 39.2"8.77 minorth971.94 mi
24 hours11° 09' 52.3"746.65 mieast2° 43' 09.8"186.99 minorth764.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairSat 5:46 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSoutheast SE
BhubaneshwarSat 5:46 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VisakhapatnamSat 5:46 PM738 km459 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
YangonSat 6:46 PM749 km465 miles404 nmEast-northeast ENE
KolkataSat 5:46 PM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth N
ChittagongSat 6:16 PM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KhulnaSat 6:16 PM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth N
NaypyidawSat 6:46 PM892 km554 miles482 nmNortheast NE
DurgapurSat 5:46 PM986 km613 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DhakaSat 6:16 PM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth N

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