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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 08:44:00 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: 7%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' North, Longitude: 78° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.7"984.90 miwest0° 09' 13.7"10.57 minorth984.69 mi
24 hours11° 25' 08.8"774.32 mieast3° 22' 37.1"232.15 minorth803.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerambalurThu 2:14 PM20 km13 miles11 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TiruchirappalliThu 2:14 PM68 km43 miles37 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NamakkalThu 2:14 PM74 km46 miles40 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThanjavurThu 2:14 PM76 km47 miles41 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalemThu 2:14 PM78 km48 miles42 nmWest-northwest WNW
YercaudThu 2:14 PM79 km49 miles42 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvannaamalaiThu 2:14 PM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ViluppuramThu 2:14 PM94 km58 miles51 nmNortheast NE
KarurThu 2:14 PM96 km59 miles52 nmWest-southwest WSW
MayiladuthuraiThu 2:14 PM96 km60 miles52 nmEast-southeast ESE

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