Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 1:42:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 23%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 01:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' South, Longitude: 97° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.4"1004.86 miWest0° 11' 17.1"12.92 miNorth1004.97 mi
24 hours11° 12' 58.8"775.77 miEast4° 27' 29.2"306.31 miNorth833.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PadangSun 8:42 AM266 km165 miles144 nmEast E
PekanbaruSun 8:42 AM413 km257 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarSun 8:42 AM432 km269 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanSun 8:42 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
Malacca CitySun 9:42 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 8:42 AM580 km361 miles313 nmSoutheast SE
SerembanSun 9:42 AM588 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 9:42 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
JambiSun 8:42 AM633 km394 miles342 nmEast E
Johor BahruSun 9:42 AM691 km429 miles373 nmEast-northeast ENE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools