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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 11:56:00 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: 51%

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 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' South, Longitude: 88° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.33 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.3"953.38 miwest0° 05' 50.2"6.69 misouth953.15 mi
24 hours13° 38' 48.6"900.77 mieast1° 49' 55.3"126.00 misouth904.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 5:56 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaWed 6:56 PM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 6:56 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandWed 4:56 PM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeWed 7:56 PM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 7:56 PM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:26 PM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleWed 4:56 PM2881 km1790 miles1555 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakWed 6:56 PM3014 km1873 miles1627 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarWed 7:56 PM3086 km1918 miles1667 nmEast-northeast ENE
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