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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, October 18, 2013 at 5:38:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' North, Longitude: 88° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.78 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.47 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.5"988.09 miWest0° 09' 31.5"10.91 miNorth987.91 mi
24 hours11° 52' 46.2"809.19 miEast3° 30' 35.5"241.26 miNorth839.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairFri 11:08 PM485 km301 miles262 nmEast-northeast ENE
KalmunaiFri 11:08 PM777 km483 miles420 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandyFri 11:08 PM905 km562 miles488 nmWest-southwest WSW
Banda AcehSat 12:38 AM911 km566 miles492 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChennaiFri 11:08 PM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:08 PM995 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 11:08 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmWest-southwest WSW
VisakhapatnamFri 11:08 PM1014 km630 miles548 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 11:08 PM1126 km700 miles608 nmWest W
YangonSat 12:08 AM1127 km700 miles609 nmNortheast NE

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