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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 03:24:00 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 01' South, Longitude: 91° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"1001.54 miwest0° 11' 23.0"13.04 minorth1001.74 mi
24 hours11° 30' 50.7"794.49 mieast4° 34' 33.1"314.40 minorth855.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MedanSun 10:24 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 10:24 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSun 11:24 AM1396 km867 miles754 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSun 10:24 AM1494 km928 miles806 nmEast E
SingaporeSun 11:24 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSun 10:24 AM1730 km1075 miles934 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:54 AM1752 km1088 miles946 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboSun 8:54 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorthwest NW
BandungSun 10:24 AM1829 km1136 miles988 nmEast E
PontianakSun 10:24 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmEast-northeast ENE
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