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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 09:36:00 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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' North, Longitude: 66° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.15 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.6"984.43 miwest0° 09' 10.3"10.51 minorth984.21 mi
24 hours11° 25' 16.6"774.10 mieast3° 21' 09.1"230.47 minorth802.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KulhudhuffushiThu 2:36 PM927 km576 miles501 nmSoutheast SE
MangaluruThu 3:06 PM947 km588 miles511 nmEast E
MumbaiThu 3:06 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmNortheast NE
PuneThu 3:06 PM1125 km699 miles608 nmNortheast NE
MaleThu 2:36 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 3:06 PM1221 km759 miles660 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengaluruThu 3:06 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmEast E
AnantapurThu 3:06 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratThu 3:06 PM1281 km796 miles691 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiThu 3:06 PM1312 km815 miles708 nmEast E

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