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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 25, 2013 at 16:52:00 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: 98%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 16:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' North, Longitude: 91° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.14 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.7"955.23 miwest0° 05' 40.4"6.50 misouth955.51 mi
24 hours11° 30' 42.5"757.55 mieast2° 39' 12.6"182.47 misouth784.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonFri 11:22 PM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChittagongFri 10:52 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth N
NaypyidawFri 11:22 PM493 km306 miles266 nmEast-northeast ENE
BarisalFri 10:52 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaFri 10:52 PM585 km364 miles316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurFri 10:52 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ComillaFri 10:52 PM612 km380 miles331 nmNorth N
KolkataFri 10:22 PM625 km389 miles338 nmNorthwest NW
HowrahFri 10:22 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorthwest NW
MandalayFri 11:22 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNortheast NE

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