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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:22:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.09 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.0"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.2"||968.58 mi||west||0° 06' 49.7"||7.83 mi||south||968.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 05.9"||742.12 mi||east||3° 03' 25.3"||210.17 mi||south||776.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 5:52 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||WNW|
|Bhubaneshwar||Thu 5:52 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||NNW|
|Kakinada||Thu 5:52 PM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||WNW|
|Kolkata||Thu 5:52 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm||N|
|Chennai||Thu 5:52 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||WSW|
|Khulna||Thu 6:22 PM||838 km||521 miles||452 nm||NNE|
|Durgapur||Thu 5:52 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||N|
|Chittagong||Thu 6:22 PM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm||NNE|
|Yangon||Thu 6:52 PM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm||E|
|Dhaka||Thu 6:22 PM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm||NNE|
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