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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 Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 12:32:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 34%

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 Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' North, Longitude: 65° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.42 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.31 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 32' 38.5"978.31 miwest0° 07' 52.7"9.03 misouth978.61 mi
24 hours10° 53' 38.0"732.83 mieast3° 25' 30.2"235.43 misouth774.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiThu 6:02 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNortheast NE
MangaluruThu 6:02 PM1001 km622 miles541 nmEast E
PuneThu 6:02 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratThu 6:02 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmNortheast NE
KarachiThu 5:32 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth N
AhmedabadThu 6:02 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruThu 6:02 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmEast E
AnantapurThu 6:02 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast E
MuscatThu 4:32 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleThu 5:32 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmSoutheast SE

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