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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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 23:36:00 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: 52%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 95° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.74 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 31.4"944.41 miwest0° 04' 42.0"5.39 minorth944.65 mi
24 hours13° 32' 10.1"886.22 mieast2° 23' 43.8"164.74 minorth907.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluWed 6:36 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungWed 6:36 AM1842 km1144 miles994 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 6:36 AM1849 km1149 miles998 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 6:36 AM2243 km1393 miles1211 nmEast-northeast ENE
DenpasarWed 7:36 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeWed 7:36 AM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthWed 7:36 AM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmSoutheast SE
Kuala LumpurWed 7:36 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakWed 6:36 AM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandWed 4:36 AM2743 km1705 miles1481 nmSouthwest SW

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