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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 22:10:00 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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 10' South, Longitude: 89° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.8"999.96 miwest0° 11' 44.9"13.45 minorth1000.17 mi
24 hours11° 52' 26.4"819.17 mieast4° 41' 05.5"321.89 minorth881.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MedanFri 5:10 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 5:10 AM1451 km901 miles783 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:40 AM1599 km994 miles864 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 3:40 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurFri 6:10 AM1607 km999 miles868 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 5:10 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 6:10 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaFri 4:10 AM1892 km1175 miles1021 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 3:40 AM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaFri 5:10 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmEast E

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