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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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 15:00:00 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: 91%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 58' South, Longitude: 100° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.22 meters/second, 1534.4 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.89 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 24' 24.2"953.21 miwest0° 06' 50.5"7.84 minorth953.53 mi
24 hours14° 01' 57.2"928.46 mieast3° 14' 27.9"222.84 minorth962.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSun 9:30 PM674 km419 miles364 nmNorthwest NW
The SettlementSun 10:00 PM895 km556 miles483 nmNortheast NE
BandungSun 10:00 PM1342 km834 miles725 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 10:00 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluSun 10:00 PM1467 km912 miles792 nmNorth N
PalembangSun 10:00 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSun 10:00 PM1644 km1021 miles888 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSun 10:00 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSun 11:00 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 11:00 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth N

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