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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 17, 2013 at 11:12:00 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: 40%

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 Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 59' North, Longitude: 93° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.39 meters/second, 1538.6 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.93 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.7"955.80 miwest0° 04' 51.2"5.56 misouth956.04 mi
24 hours11° 16' 01.6"741.37 mieast2° 18' 38.7"158.90 misouth762.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonWed 5:42 PM359 km223 miles194 nmEast-southeast ESE
NaypyidawWed 5:42 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChittagongWed 5:12 PM498 km309 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MawlamyineWed 5:42 PM516 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
MandalayWed 5:42 PM545 km339 miles294 nmNortheast NE
BarisalWed 5:12 PM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurWed 5:12 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Chiang MaiWed 6:12 PM636 km395 miles343 nmEast E
ComillaWed 5:12 PM636 km395 miles344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaWed 5:12 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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