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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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 23:00:00 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: 59%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' South, Longitude: 95° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.99 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.2"995.33 miwest0° 11' 11.2"12.81 minorth995.60 mi
24 hours11° 49' 12.8"811.60 mieast4° 32' 30.1"312.07 minorth872.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 5:30 AM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluFri 6:00 AM793 km493 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 6:00 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 6:00 AM1208 km751 miles652 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 6:00 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 7:00 AM1274 km792 miles688 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 7:00 AM1292 km803 miles698 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 6:00 AM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast E
PontianakFri 6:00 AM1684 km1046 miles909 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaFri 6:00 AM1868 km1160 miles1008 nmEast E
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