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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 22:20:00 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 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 08' South, Longitude: 86° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.4"1000.01 miwest0° 11' 44.9"13.45 minorth1000.22 mi
24 hours11° 52' 13.8"818.96 mieast4° 41' 03.8"321.86 minorth881.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:50 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 3:50 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedanFri 5:20 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaFri 4:20 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengkuluFri 5:20 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmEast E
MaleFri 3:20 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 3:50 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 3:50 AM1827 km1135 miles987 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurFri 6:20 AM1843 km1145 miles995 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 6:20 AM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmEast-northeast ENE
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