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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 Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 10:34:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 29' North, Longitude: 115° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.96 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 44.2"999.72 miwest0° 10' 16.1"11.76 misouth999.95 mi
24 hours10° 59' 27.4"755.42 mieast4° 16' 05.1"293.27 misouth812.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluSat 6:34 PM56 km35 miles30 nmSouth S
Bandar Seri BegawanSat 6:34 PM205 km127 miles111 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pekan TutongSat 6:34 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala BelaitSat 6:34 PM286 km178 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
MiriSat 6:34 PM320 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PrincesaSat 6:34 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNortheast NE
Zamboanga CitySat 6:34 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
KuchingSat 6:34 PM830 km516 miles448 nmSouthwest SW
BalikpapanSat 6:34 PM860 km534 miles464 nmSouth S
BacolodSat 6:34 PM896 km557 miles484 nmEast-northeast ENE

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