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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, June 27, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 74%

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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 14' South, Longitude: 94° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.5"999.85 miwest0° 11' 44.8"13.45 minorth1000.07 mi
24 hours11° 52' 51.5"819.58 mieast4° 41' 08.8"321.95 minorth882.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 4:50 AM915 km568 miles494 nmEast E
MedanFri 4:50 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurFri 5:50 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 4:50 AM1200 km745 miles648 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 5:50 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 4:50 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmEast E
BandungFri 4:50 AM1533 km952 miles828 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakFri 4:50 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:20 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 3:20 AM2000 km1242 miles1080 nmNorthwest NW

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