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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 Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 11:06:00 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: 39%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 30' South, Longitude: 87° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.43 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 28' 26.9"969.31 miwest0° 08' 01.7"9.20 misouth969.06 mi
24 hours12° 57' 11.4"867.49 mieast2° 49' 40.5"194.45 misouth883.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 5:06 PM1805 km1121 miles974 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 6:06 PM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 6:06 PM2377 km1477 miles1284 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 4:36 PM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboTue 4:36 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurTue 7:06 PM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 7:06 PM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmNortheast NE
MaleTue 4:06 PM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 4:06 PM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PontianakTue 6:06 PM2912 km1809 miles1572 nmEast-northeast ENE
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