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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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 20:08:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 37' South, Longitude: 100° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.3"1004.46 miwest0° 11' 36.9"13.30 misouth1004.50 mi
24 hours11° 29' 25.9"794.49 mieast4° 36' 20.1"316.45 misouth853.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PadangThu 3:08 AM92 km57 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukittinggiThu 3:08 AM153 km95 miles83 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PekanbaruThu 3:08 AM249 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluThu 3:08 AM290 km180 miles157 nmSoutheast SE
JambiThu 3:08 AM314 km195 miles170 nmEast E
Malacca CityThu 4:08 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangThu 3:08 AM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeThu 4:08 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
Johor BahruThu 4:08 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNortheast NE
SerembanThu 4:08 AM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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