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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, May 2, 2010 at 21:00:00 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: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:20 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 02' South, Longitude: 100° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.10 meters/second, 1472.8 km/hour, 915.1 miles/hour or 795.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"15.25 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.5"914.75 miwest0° 04' 09.0"4.76 minorth915.01 mi
24 hours12° 12' 15.9"771.23 mieast2° 10' 39.9"149.86 minorth791.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthMon 5:00 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmSoutheast SE
BandungMon 4:00 AM2035 km1265 miles1099 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 4:00 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 4:00 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 5:00 AM2305 km1432 miles1245 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandMon 2:00 AM2667 km1657 miles1440 nmSouthwest SW
PontianakMon 4:00 AM2818 km1751 miles1522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeMon 5:00 AM2822 km1754 miles1524 nmNorth N
EuclaMon 5:45 AM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarMon 5:00 AM2903 km1804 miles1568 nmNortheast NE

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