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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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 06:18:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' North, Longitude: 87° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.38 meters/second, 1538.6 km/hour, 956.0 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' 31.1"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.6"955.75 miwest0° 04' 57.0"5.67 minorth955.54 mi
24 hours11° 37' 47.0"765.70 mieast1° 34' 18.3"108.10 minorth769.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BhubaneshwarFri 11:48 AM313 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VisakhapatnamFri 11:48 AM451 km280 miles243 nmWest W
HowrahFri 11:48 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth N
KolkataFri 11:48 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
KakinadaFri 11:48 AM565 km351 miles305 nmWest W
KhulnaFri 12:18 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BarisalFri 12:18 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JessoreFri 12:18 PM612 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DurgapurFri 11:48 AM622 km386 miles336 nmNorth N
AsansolFri 11:48 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth N

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