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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 6:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 38' North, Longitude: 83° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.55 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.7"1003.29 miWest0° 11' 30.0"13.17 miNorth1003.30 mi
24 hours11° 27' 23.3"791.62 miEast4° 27' 15.9"306.08 miNorth846.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiTue 12:20 PM564 km350 miles304 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyTue 12:20 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 12:20 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboTue 12:20 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 12:20 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiTue 12:20 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorthwest NW
MaleTue 11:50 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmWest W
ChennaiTue 12:20 PM1211 km753 miles654 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengaluruTue 12:20 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaTue 12:50 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmSouthwest SW

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