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 12:32:00 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|
|This phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.13 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 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' 02.4"||968.67 mi||west||0° 06' 50.5"||7.84 mi||south||968.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 03.6"||742.15 mi||east||3° 03' 41.9"||210.48 mi||south||776.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 6:02 PM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||NW|
|Kakinada||Thu 6:02 PM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm||WNW|
|Bhubaneshwar||Thu 6:02 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||N|
|Chennai||Thu 6:02 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||WSW|
|Hyderabad||Thu 6:02 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||WNW|
|Anantapur||Thu 6:02 PM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm||W|
|Bengaluru||Thu 6:02 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||WSW|
|Kolkata||Thu 6:02 PM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||NNE|
|Nãgpur||Thu 6:02 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm||NW|
|Durgapur||Thu 6:02 PM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm||NNE|
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