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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 09:04:00 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 09:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' North, Longitude: 85° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.23 meters/second, 1563.2 km/hour, 971.4 miles/hour or 844.1 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' 21.7"971.14 miwest0° 07' 30.4"8.60 minorth970.90 mi
24 hours11° 29' 43.9"768.76 mieast2° 38' 04.4"181.16 minorth785.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VisakhapatnamFri 2:34 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
KakinadaFri 2:34 PM413 km257 miles223 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiFri 2:34 PM587 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
BhubaneshwarFri 2:34 PM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth N
HyderabadFri 2:34 PM797 km495 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW
AnantapurFri 2:34 PM841 km523 miles454 nmWest W
BengaluruFri 2:34 PM872 km542 miles471 nmWest-southwest WSW
KalmunaiFri 2:34 PM908 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KolkataFri 2:34 PM913 km567 miles493 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiFri 2:34 PM961 km597 miles519 nmSouthwest SW

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