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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 30, 2013 at 23:14:00 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: 67%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 05' South, Longitude: 84° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.66 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 50.4"954.21 miwest0° 06' 47.7"7.79 minorth954.53 mi
24 hours13° 18' 42.5"880.26 mieast3° 09' 03.3"216.65 minorth913.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 5:14 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandWed 4:14 AM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleWed 4:14 AM2640 km1640 miles1425 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 4:44 AM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmNorth N
JakartaWed 6:14 AM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisWed 3:14 AM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurWed 7:14 AM2933 km1822 miles1584 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeWed 7:14 AM2944 km1830 miles1590 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisWed 3:14 AM3076 km1911 miles1661 nmWest-southwest WSW
PontianakWed 6:14 AM3319 km2063 miles1792 nmEast-northeast ENE

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