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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, June 27, 2014 at 07:08:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 27, 2014 at 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' North, Longitude: 73° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.25 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.85 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.3"951.01 miwest0° 02' 07.1"2.43 misouth951.11 mi
24 hours11° 38' 38.0"763.30 mieast1° 14' 22.1"85.24 misouth770.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PanvelFri 12:38 PM39 km24 miles21 nmNorth N
KarjatFri 12:38 PM41 km25 miles22 nmNortheast NE
MumbaiFri 12:38 PM42 km26 miles23 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Navi MumbaiFri 12:38 PM44 km27 miles24 nmNorth N
ThaneFri 12:38 PM60 km37 miles32 nmNorth N
PuneFri 12:38 PM88 km54 miles47 nmEast E
Vasai-VirarFri 12:38 PM90 km56 miles48 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SolapurFri 12:38 PM141 km87 miles76 nmSoutheast SE
SataraFri 12:38 PM145 km90 miles78 nmSoutheast SE
NashikFri 12:38 PM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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