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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 09:24:00 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 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' North, Longitude: 80° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.15 meters/second, 1562.9 km/hour, 971.2 miles/hour or 843.9 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' 21.5"970.95 miwest0° 07' 28.9"8.57 minorth970.71 mi
24 hours11° 29' 48.3"768.69 mieast2° 37' 25.2"180.41 minorth784.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NelloreFri 2:54 PM78 km48 miles42 nmSouthwest SW
GunturFri 2:54 PM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth N
VijayawadaFri 2:54 PM182 km113 miles99 nmNorth N
TirumalaFri 2:54 PM183 km114 miles99 nmSouthwest SW
ChennaiFri 2:54 PM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth S
TiruvallurFri 2:54 PM203 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EluruFri 2:54 PM214 km133 miles116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SrisailamFri 2:54 PM225 km140 miles122 nmNorthwest NW
Maraimalai NagarFri 2:54 PM238 km148 miles128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TadepalligudemFri 2:54 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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