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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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 16:32:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 26' South, Longitude: 115° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.19 meters/second, 1509.1 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.63 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 09.7"937.43 miwest0° 03' 47.6"4.35 minorth937.62 mi
24 hours14° 54' 22.3"972.43 mieast2° 09' 38.7"148.61 minorth989.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaMon 12:32 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarMon 12:32 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:32 PM1304 km810 miles704 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSun 11:32 PM1382 km858 miles746 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthMon 12:32 AM1388 km863 miles750 nmSouth S
SurakartaSun 11:32 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliMon 1:32 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
MakassarMon 12:32 AM1633 km1014 miles882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 11:32 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSun 11:32 PM1753 km1089 miles947 nmNorthwest NW

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