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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 Thursday, August 15, 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: 61%

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 Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' South, Longitude: 113° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.23 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.70 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 25' 09.0"941.96 miwest0° 03' 13.4"3.70 misouth941.81 mi
24 hours14° 09' 54.3"925.37 mieast0° 41' 56.2"48.08 misouth924.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarThu 7:06 PM1175 km730 miles635 nmNorth N
MalangThu 6:06 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmNorth N
SurabayaThu 6:06 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmNorth N
SurakartaThu 6:06 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangThu 6:06 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthThu 7:06 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmSouth S
BandungThu 6:06 PM1517 km942 miles819 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaThu 6:06 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 7:06 PM1670 km1037 miles901 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 8:06 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNortheast NE

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