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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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 22:00:00 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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 49' South, Longitude: 79° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.08 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.5"988.81 miwest0° 11' 14.8"12.88 minorth989.14 mi
24 hours12° 28' 28.5"852.70 mieast4° 37' 11.3"317.46 minorth913.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 4:00 AM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 3:00 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:30 AM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorth N
ColomboThu 3:30 AM1742 km1082 miles941 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramThu 3:30 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
MaduraiThu 3:30 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmNorth N
BengaluruThu 3:30 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmNorth N
ChennaiThu 3:30 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmNorth N
Port LouisThu 2:00 AM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 2:00 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmWest W

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