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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, June 27, 2013 at 22:50:00 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: 74%

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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 02' South, Longitude: 79° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.15 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.1"1000.17 miwest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 minorth1000.38 mi
24 hours11° 51' 36.6"818.35 mieast4° 40' 58.6"321.76 minorth880.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityFri 3:50 AM803 km499 miles434 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 4:50 AM869 km540 miles469 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleFri 3:50 AM1129 km701 miles610 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 4:20 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 4:20 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 4:20 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 4:20 AM1551 km964 miles837 nmNorth N
BengaluruFri 4:20 AM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth N
ChennaiFri 4:20 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth N
PuneFri 4:20 AM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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