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, May 9, 2013 at 05:38:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.11 meters/second, 1559.2 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' 31.5"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.0"||968.60 mi||west||0° 06' 57.3"||7.97 mi||north||968.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 32.1"||766.45 mi||east||2° 25' 03.3"||166.25 mi||north||779.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 11:08 AM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm||NW|
|Kakinada||Thu 11:08 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm||WNW|
|Bhubaneshwar||Thu 11:08 AM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm||N|
|Chennai||Thu 11:08 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm||WSW|
|Hyderabad||Thu 11:08 AM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm||WNW|
|Kolkata||Thu 11:08 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm||NNE|
|Anantapur||Thu 11:08 AM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm||W|
|Durgapur||Thu 11:08 AM||912 km||567 miles||492 nm||N|
|Bengaluru||Thu 11:08 AM||914 km||568 miles||494 nm||WSW|
|Khulna||Thu 11:38 AM||918 km||570 miles||495 nm||NNE|
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