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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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 18:06:00 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: 100%

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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' South, Longitude: 88° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.62 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 20.6"960.83 miwest0° 08' 35.8"9.85 minorth961.21 mi
24 hours13° 56' 02.7"929.39 mieast3° 51' 40.0"265.43 minorth974.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluTue 1:06 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 12:06 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 1:06 AM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 1:06 AM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeTue 2:06 AM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 2:06 AM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:36 PM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:06 PM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleMon 11:06 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakTue 1:06 AM2814 km1748 miles1519 nmNortheast NE

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