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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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 17:32:00 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: 98%

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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 82° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.42 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.75 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 22' 59.3"944.68 miwest0° 05' 38.5"6.47 minorth944.96 mi
24 hours14° 34' 23.8"957.16 mieast2° 50' 10.5"195.04 minorth984.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 11:32 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:32 PM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSun 9:32 PM2638 km1639 miles1424 nmWest W
MaleSun 10:32 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:02 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 9:32 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmWest W
JakartaMon 12:32 AM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:32 AM3168 km1969 miles1711 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 1:32 AM3185 km1979 miles1720 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSun 9:32 PM3311 km2057 miles1788 nmWest-northwest WNW

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