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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 7:58:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' South, Longitude: 78° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.30 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 30.8"977.91 miWest0° 09' 59.9"11.45 miSouth977.67 mi
24 hours13° 16' 23.3"897.75 miEast3° 38' 09.8"249.97 miSouth925.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 1:58 AM861 km535 miles465 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 12:58 AM1885 km1172 miles1018 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 1:28 AM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 1:28 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 1:28 AM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth N
Port LouisThu 11:58 PM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiFri 1:28 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisThu 11:58 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 11:58 PM2675 km1662 miles1445 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengaluruFri 1:28 AM2775 km1724 miles1498 nmNorth N

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