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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, January 23, 2013 at 16:02:00 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: 89%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 43' North, Longitude: 80° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.88 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.2 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.4"938.92 miwest0° 01' 05.8"1.26 misouth938.97 mi
24 hours11° 43' 18.3"758.50 mieast0° 53' 02.1"60.80 misouth763.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GadchiroliWed 9:32 PM83 km51 miles45 nmSouthwest SW
GondiaWed 9:32 PM89 km56 miles48 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BhilaiWed 9:32 PM103 km64 miles56 nmEast-northeast ENE
BhandaraWed 9:32 PM104 km65 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
DhamtariWed 9:32 PM106 km66 miles57 nmEast E
BalaghatWed 9:32 PM125 km78 miles67 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RaipurWed 9:32 PM128 km79 miles69 nmEast-northeast ENE
NãgpurWed 9:32 PM147 km91 miles79 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChandrapurWed 9:32 PM154 km96 miles83 nmWest-southwest WSW
SeoniWed 9:32 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNorthwest NW
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