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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, April 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 03' South, Longitude: 93° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.1"1001.50 miwest0° 11' 22.9"13.03 minorth1001.70 mi
24 hours11° 30' 56.9"794.58 mieast4° 34' 32.7"314.40 minorth855.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSun 10:14 AM943 km586 miles509 nmEast E
MedanSun 10:14 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSun 11:14 AM1186 km737 miles640 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSun 10:14 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmEast E
SingaporeSun 11:14 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSun 10:14 AM1464 km910 miles791 nmEast E
BandungSun 10:14 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakSun 10:14 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:44 AM1958 km1216 miles1057 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboSun 8:44 AM1964 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW

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