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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, September 11, 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: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' South, Longitude: 83° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.05 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.8"946.05 miwest0° 03' 50.2"4.40 misouth945.88 mi
24 hours13° 46' 59.2"903.46 mieast0° 58' 54.3"67.53 misouth903.33 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 5:06 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandWed 4:06 PM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleWed 4:06 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisWed 3:06 PM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmWest W
JakartaWed 6:06 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 4:36 PM2856 km1775 miles1542 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisWed 3:06 PM2980 km1851 miles1609 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurWed 7:06 PM3105 km1929 miles1677 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeWed 7:06 PM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaWed 3:06 PM3451 km2145 miles1864 nmWest-northwest WNW
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