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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 20:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' North, Longitude: 86° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.17 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"968.76 miwest0° 06' 57.3"7.97 minorth968.53 mi
24 hours11° 53' 49.5"794.68 mieast2° 23' 01.3"163.91 minorth806.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VisakhapatnamMon 2:14 AM469 km291 miles253 nmNorthwest NW
KakinadaMon 2:14 AM519 km322 miles280 nmWest-northwest WNW
BhubaneshwarMon 2:14 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNorth N
ChennaiMon 2:14 AM726 km451 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
KolkataMon 2:14 AM849 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KhulnaMon 2:44 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HyderabadMon 2:14 AM917 km570 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW
DurgapurMon 2:14 AM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth N
ChittagongMon 2:44 AM968 km601 miles522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AnantapurMon 2:14 AM979 km608 miles529 nmWest W

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