Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:28:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 15' North, Longitude: 76° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.21 meters/second, 1581.2 km/hour, 982.5 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.37 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.7"982.30 miWest0° 08' 37.4"9.88 miNorth982.09 mi
24 hours11° 19' 27.7"765.55 miEast3° 08' 36.2"216.10 miNorth790.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MysuruWed 10:58 AM13 km8 miles7 nmWest-northwest WNW
OotacamundWed 10:58 AM94 km58 miles51 nmSouth S
KalpettaWed 10:58 AM101 km63 miles55 nmSouthwest SW
HassanWed 10:58 AM110 km68 miles59 nmNorthwest NW
MadikeriWed 10:58 AM112 km69 miles60 nmWest W
BengaluruWed 10:58 AM119 km74 miles64 nmNortheast NE
CoimbatoreWed 10:58 AM139 km87 miles75 nmSouth S
ErodeWed 10:58 AM147 km91 miles79 nmSoutheast SE
ThalasseryWed 10:58 AM147 km91 miles79 nmWest-southwest WSW
KozhikodeWed 10:58 AM152 km95 miles82 nmSouthwest SW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools