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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 12:44:00 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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' North, Longitude: 82° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.58 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.4"971.91 miwest0° 07' 37.2"8.73 minorth971.66 mi
24 hours11° 10' 04.3"746.66 mieast2° 42' 18.8"186.02 minorth764.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KakinadaSat 6:14 PM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TadepalligudemSat 6:14 PM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VisakhapatnamSat 6:14 PM316 km196 miles170 nmNorth N
ChennaiSat 6:14 PM327 km203 miles176 nmSouthwest SW
KurnoolSat 6:14 PM509 km316 miles275 nmWest-northwest WNW
HyderabadSat 6:14 PM530 km330 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
AnantapurSat 6:14 PM548 km340 miles296 nmWest W
BengaluruSat 6:14 PM592 km368 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
NizamabadSat 6:14 PM643 km400 miles347 nmNorthwest NW
BhubaneshwarSat 6:14 PM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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