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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, January 13, 2013 at 07:30:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' South, Longitude: 89° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.39 meters/second, 1574.6 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.1"978.27 miwest0° 10' 44.8"12.31 minorth978.67 mi
24 hours12° 44' 08.2"862.01 mieast4° 31' 15.1"310.71 minorth922.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSun 2:30 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaSun 1:30 PM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangSun 2:30 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSun 2:30 PM2029 km1261 miles1095 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 2:30 PM2085 km1296 miles1126 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSun 3:30 PM2157 km1341 miles1165 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 3:30 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 1:00 PM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 1:00 PM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 12:30 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNorthwest NW

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