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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' South, Longitude: 102° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.59 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.90 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 miSouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.5"953.97 miWest0° 05' 56.2"6.80 miSouth953.74 mi
24 hours13° 37' 14.5"899.53 miEast1° 52' 36.7"129.08 miSouth904.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementWed 5:56 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungWed 5:56 PM1271 km790 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 5:56 PM1318 km819 miles712 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaWed 5:56 PM1399 km869 miles756 nmNortheast NE
SemarangWed 5:56 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluWed 5:56 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmNorth N
MalangWed 5:56 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 5:56 PM1564 km972 miles845 nmNortheast NE
PalembangWed 5:56 PM1602 km996 miles865 nmNorth N
DenpasarWed 6:56 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmEast-northeast ENE

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