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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 4:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 15' North, Longitude: 97° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.68 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.6"1000.79 miWest0° 10' 50.6"12.42 miNorth1000.72 mi
24 hours11° 17' 49.2"778.15 miEast4° 09' 17.8"285.53 miNorth825.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehTue 11:34 AM218 km135 miles118 nmWest W
MedanTue 11:34 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSoutheast SE
PhuketTue 11:34 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PematangsiantarTue 11:34 AM323 km201 miles175 nmSoutheast SE
George TownTue 12:34 PM341 km212 miles184 nmEast E
Alor SetarTue 12:34 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hat YaiTue 11:34 AM405 km251 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
IpohTue 12:34 PM433 km269 miles234 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurTue 12:34 PM545 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerembanTue 12:34 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE

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