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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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 18:38:00 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: 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 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 11' North, Longitude: 73° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.56 meters/second, 1589.6 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.3"987.60 miwest0° 09' 27.9"10.84 minorth987.41 mi
24 hours11° 52' 56.2"808.98 mieast3° 28' 57.1"239.38 minorth838.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KavarattiSat 12:08 AM142 km88 miles77 nmWest-northwest WNW
PonnaniSat 12:08 AM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
KozhikodeSat 12:08 AM239 km149 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThalasserySat 12:08 AM247 km154 miles133 nmNortheast NE
KochiSat 12:08 AM265 km165 miles143 nmEast E
MangaluruSat 12:08 AM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CoimbatoreSat 12:08 AM350 km218 miles189 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:08 AM386 km240 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
TheniSat 12:08 AM394 km245 miles213 nmEast E
KulhudhuffushiFri 11:38 PM405 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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