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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 Wednesday, May 1, 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: 56%

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 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' South, Longitude: 97° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.12 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 40.9"970.93 miwest0° 08' 55.6"10.23 minorth971.29 mi
24 hours12° 35' 27.3"845.38 mieast3° 51' 56.9"265.73 minorth892.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamThu 5:44 AM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
The SettlementThu 6:14 AM942 km585 miles509 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluThu 6:14 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 6:14 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNortheast NE
BandungThu 6:14 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmNortheast NE
PalembangThu 6:14 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 6:14 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaThu 6:14 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeThu 7:14 AM1812 km1126 miles979 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 7:14 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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