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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 Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 10:56:00 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: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 119° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.69 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.7"963.15 miwest0° 07' 43.7"8.86 misouth962.89 mi
24 hours13° 32' 28.6"902.46 mieast2° 39' 28.4"182.77 misouth914.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangWed 6:56 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNortheast NE
EndeWed 6:56 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaWed 6:56 PM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth N
MataramWed 6:56 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarWed 6:56 PM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiWed 7:56 PM910 km565 miles491 nmNortheast NE
SameWed 7:56 PM964 km599 miles520 nmNortheast NE
SingarajaWed 6:56 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 7:56 PM997 km620 miles538 nmNortheast NE
MalangWed 5:56 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmNorthwest NW
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