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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 15:20:00 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: 92%

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 15:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 56' South, Longitude: 95° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.31 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 25.0"953.41 miwest0° 06' 52.9"7.89 minorth953.74 mi
24 hours14° 01' 34.4"928.23 mieast3° 15' 18.1"223.80 minorth962.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSun 9:50 PM543 km338 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluSun 10:20 PM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 10:20 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmNortheast NE
BandungSun 10:20 PM1688 km1049 miles912 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSun 10:20 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 10:20 PM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 11:20 PM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSun 11:20 PM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSun 11:20 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSun 10:20 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNortheast NE

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