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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 22:54:00 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: 63%

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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 22:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 40' North, Longitude: 90° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.86 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"1004.00 miwest0° 11' 33.4"13.23 minorth1004.07 mi
24 hours11° 27' 48.6"792.89 mieast4° 30' 03.1"309.25 minorth849.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehSat 5:54 AM767 km477 miles414 nmNortheast NE
MedanSat 5:54 AM972 km604 miles525 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 6:54 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 4:24 AM1355 km842 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboSat 4:24 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluSat 5:54 AM1405 km873 miles759 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeSat 6:54 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmEast E
PalembangSat 5:54 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaduraiSat 4:24 AM1705 km1060 miles921 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 4:24 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmWest-northwest WNW
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