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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 Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 20:42:00 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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' North, Longitude: 87° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.18 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"968.78 miwest0° 06' 57.5"7.98 minorth968.55 mi
24 hours11° 53' 49.7"794.70 mieast2° 23' 05.5"163.99 minorth806.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VisakhapatnamMon 2:12 AM511 km317 miles276 nmNorthwest NW
KakinadaMon 2:12 AM567 km352 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
BhubaneshwarMon 2:12 AM590 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiMon 2:12 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
KolkataMon 2:12 AM841 km522 miles454 nmNorth N
KhulnaMon 2:42 AM894 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DurgapurMon 2:12 AM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth N
ChittagongMon 2:42 AM940 km584 miles508 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HyderabadMon 2:12 AM967 km601 miles522 nmWest-northwest WNW
YangonMon 3:12 AM980 km609 miles529 nmEast-northeast ENE

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