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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 Thursday, February 28, 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: 90%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 23' South, Longitude: 94° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.11 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 19.0"988.81 miwest0° 10' 46.2"12.34 misouth988.63 mi
24 hours12° 31' 04.1"854.32 mieast4° 02' 54.5"278.27 misouth893.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 2:38 AM403 km250 miles217 nmSoutheast SE
BengkuluFri 3:08 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 3:08 AM1340 km833 miles723 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 3:08 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 3:08 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmEast E
MedanFri 3:08 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeFri 4:08 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 4:08 AM1599 km994 miles864 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 3:08 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaFri 3:08 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmEast E

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