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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 23, 2013 at 15:46:00 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: 94%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 09' South, Longitude: 94° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.44 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 29' 38.1"998.51 miwest0° 11' 35.0"13.27 misouth998.44 mi
24 hours12° 27' 01.1"857.73 mieast4° 31' 19.2"310.75 misouth908.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluTue 10:46 PM859 km534 miles464 nmEast E
MedanTue 10:46 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangTue 10:46 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 11:46 PM1207 km750 miles652 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 11:46 PM1247 km775 miles674 nmNortheast NE
JakartaTue 10:46 PM1353 km841 miles731 nmEast E
BandungTue 10:46 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmEast E
PontianakTue 10:46 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaTue 10:46 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 9:16 PM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmNorthwest NW
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