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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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 07:20:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 57' South, Longitude: 64° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 36.5"1003.10 miwest0° 11' 47.5"13.50 minorth1003.25 mi
24 hours11° 37' 52.6"804.08 mieast4° 40' 41.8"321.44 minorth866.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityMon 12:20 PM951 km591 miles513 nmEast E
Diego GarciaMon 1:20 PM1044 km649 miles564 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaMon 11:20 AM1068 km663 miles576 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 12:20 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 12:50 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNortheast NE
ColomboMon 12:50 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:50 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiMon 12:50 PM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 11:20 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengaluruMon 12:50 PM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmNortheast NE

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