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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, August 14, 2013 at 11:46:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 90° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.37 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.90 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 26' 40.0"953.48 miwest0° 05' 51.2"6.71 misouth953.24 mi
24 hours13° 38' 33.0"900.56 mieast1° 50' 22.3"126.52 misouth904.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluWed 6:46 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 6:46 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 6:46 PM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 5:46 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeWed 7:46 PM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 7:46 PM2579 km1602 miles1392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandWed 4:46 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SurabayaWed 6:46 PM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakWed 6:46 PM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarWed 7:46 PM2840 km1765 miles1533 nmEast-northeast ENE

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