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 = Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 6:28:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' North, Longitude: 96° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.31 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.78 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.8"946.63 miWest0° 02' 46.7"3.18 miNorth946.50 mi
24 hours11° 40' 59.6"762.10 miEast0° 40' 50.1"46.82 miNorth761.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NaypyidawSat 12:58 PM68 km43 miles37 nmWest-northwest WNW
Chiang MaiSat 1:28 PM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-southeast ESE
MandalaySat 12:58 PM286 km178 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YangonSat 12:58 PM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth S
MawlamyineSat 12:58 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nakhon SawanSat 1:28 PM554 km345 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
Luang PrabangSat 1:28 PM574 km357 miles310 nmEast E
ChittagongSat 12:28 PM595 km370 miles321 nmWest-northwest WNW
DaweiSat 12:58 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VientianeSat 1:28 PM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools