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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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 13:30:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 46' North, Longitude: 63° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.32 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.7"951.12 miwest0° 04' 24.6"5.06 minorth950.93 mi
24 hours11° 31' 51.2"755.30 mieast1° 21' 02.8"92.91 minorth757.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatSun 5:30 PM740 km460 miles400 nmNorthwest NW
KarachiSun 6:30 PM767 km476 miles414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NizwaSun 5:30 PM771 km479 miles416 nmNorthwest NW
SeebSun 5:30 PM773 km480 miles417 nmNorthwest NW
Hyderabad (PK)Sun 6:30 PM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiSun 7:00 PM985 km612 miles532 nmEast E
SalalahSun 5:30 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmWest W
SuratSun 7:00 PM1021 km635 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
AhmedabadSun 7:00 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneSun 7:00 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmEast E
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