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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, April 12, 2013 at 07:44:00 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: 4%

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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 25' North, Longitude: 85° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.77 meters/second, 1550.8 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.06 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.6"963.37 miwest0° 06' 18.2"7.23 minorth963.14 mi
24 hours11° 36' 01.2"769.78 mieast2° 07' 49.3"146.50 minorth779.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VisakhapatnamFri 1:14 PM272 km169 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
KakinadaFri 1:14 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest W
BhubaneshwarFri 1:14 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
ChennaiFri 1:14 PM664 km413 miles359 nmWest-southwest WSW
KolkataFri 1:14 PM749 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HyderabadFri 1:14 PM750 km466 miles405 nmWest W
DurgapurFri 1:14 PM809 km502 miles437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KhulnaFri 1:44 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NãgpurFri 1:14 PM847 km526 miles457 nmNorthwest NW
AnantapurFri 1:14 PM860 km534 miles464 nmWest-southwest WSW

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