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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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 06:34:00 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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' North, Longitude: 90° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.09 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.9"977.56 miwest0° 08' 13.4"9.42 minorth977.32 mi
24 hours11° 28' 44.3"772.64 mieast2° 56' 59.2"202.81 minorth793.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairThu 12:04 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSoutheast SE
YangonThu 1:04 PM683 km424 miles369 nmNortheast NE
NaypyidawThu 1:04 PM902 km561 miles487 nmNortheast NE
BhubaneshwarThu 12:04 PM933 km580 miles504 nmNorthwest NW
VisakhapatnamThu 12:04 PM950 km591 miles513 nmWest-northwest WNW
Banda AcehThu 1:34 PM990 km615 miles535 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChittagongThu 12:34 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmNorth N
BangkokThu 1:34 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmEast E
KolkataThu 12:04 PM1057 km657 miles570 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MandalayThu 1:04 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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