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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, March 13, 2013 at 09:14:00 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: 3%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 31' North, Longitude: 60° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.34 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.0"996.09 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 minorth995.96 mi
24 hours11° 23' 27.0"781.17 mieast3° 58' 19.8"273.00 minorth823.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 12:14 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaWed 1:14 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleWed 2:14 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuWed 12:14 PM1753 km1089 miles946 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenWed 12:14 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatWed 1:14 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:44 PM1853 km1151 miles1000 nmEast E
MumbaiWed 2:44 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNortheast NE
PuneWed 2:44 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNortheast NE
DjiboutiWed 12:14 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest-northwest WNW

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