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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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 08:54:00 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: 13%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' North, Longitude: 87° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.28 meters/second, 1563.4 km/hour, 971.4 miles/hour or 844.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.8"971.23 miwest0° 07' 31.3"8.62 minorth970.99 mi
24 hours11° 29' 41.8"768.80 mieast2° 38' 24.0"181.53 minorth785.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VisakhapatnamFri 2:24 PM586 km364 miles317 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port BlairFri 2:24 PM614 km382 miles332 nmSoutheast SE
BhubaneshwarFri 2:24 PM638 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakinadaFri 2:24 PM644 km400 miles348 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiFri 2:24 PM838 km520 miles452 nmWest-southwest WSW
KolkataFri 2:24 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth N
KhulnaFri 2:54 PM905 km563 miles489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YangonFri 3:24 PM918 km570 miles496 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChittagongFri 2:54 PM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DurgapurFri 2:24 PM963 km599 miles520 nmNorth N

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