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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 = Monday, November 19, 2018 at 15:40:00.

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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: 86%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, November 15, 2018 at 2:54 pm
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, November 23, 2018 at 5:39 am

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2018 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 27' North, Longitude: 79° 47' East

The ground speed is currently 449.78 meters/second, 1619.2 kilometres/hour, 1006.1 miles/hour or 874.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 39.9"1006.02 miWest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 miNorth1006.09 mi
24 hours11° 07' 51.7"769.92 miEast4° 41' 40.8"322.57 miNorth833.74 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenepura KotteMon 9:10 pm711 km442 miles384 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 9:10 pm717 km445 miles387 nmNorth N
Addu CityMon 8:40 pm751 km467 miles405 nmWest W
KandyMon 9:10 pm762 km474 miles412 nmNorth N
KalmunaiMon 9:10 pm803 km499 miles434 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleMon 8:40 pm810 km503 miles437 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 9:10 pm944 km587 miles510 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KulhudhuffushiMon 8:40 pm1011 km628 miles546 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiMon 9:10 pm1064 km661 miles574 nmNorth N
Diego GarciaMon 9:40 pm1186 km737 miles640 nmSouthwest SW

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