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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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 06:48:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 46' North, Longitude: 76° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.80 meters/second, 1594.1 km/hour, 990.5 miles/hour or 860.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.7"990.37 miwest0° 09' 41.7"11.10 minorth990.19 mi
24 hours11° 21' 53.9"774.76 mieast3° 36' 18.3"247.80 minorth808.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KochiWed 12:18 PM30 km19 miles16 nmNortheast NE
AlappuzhaWed 12:18 PM39 km24 miles21 nmSoutheast SE
KottayamWed 12:18 PM49 km31 miles27 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChalakudyWed 12:18 PM64 km40 miles35 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TiruvallaWed 12:18 PM67 km41 miles36 nmSoutheast SE
KattoorWed 12:18 PM67 km42 miles36 nmNorth N
ThodupuzhaWed 12:18 PM68 km42 miles37 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThrissurWed 12:18 PM84 km52 miles45 nmNorth N
PainavuWed 12:18 PM93 km57 miles50 nmEast E
PathanamthittaWed 12:18 PM93 km58 miles50 nmSoutheast SE

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