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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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 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: 38%

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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' North, Longitude: 91° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.71 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"942.06 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.12 minorth942.02 mi
24 hours11° 38' 01.6"755.16 mieast0° 02' 40.9"3.08 misouth755.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChittagongMon 5:02 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth N
BarisalMon 5:02 PM299 km186 miles161 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurMon 5:02 PM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaMon 5:02 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
ComillaMon 5:02 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth N
DhakaMon 5:02 PM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JessoreMon 5:02 PM406 km252 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
KolkataMon 4:32 PM422 km262 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
HowrahMon 4:32 PM425 km264 miles229 nmNorthwest NW
NaypyidawMon 5:32 PM478 km297 miles258 nmEast E

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