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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, September 20, 2013 at 17:38:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 20, 2013 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.65 meters/second, 1600.8 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.0"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 06.6"||994.62 mi||west||0° 10' 31.0"||12.05 mi||north||994.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 44.0"||818.16 mi||east||3° 56' 26.6"||270.85 mi||north||857.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cần Thơ||Sat 12:38 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm||NW|
|Ho Chi Minh||Sat 12:38 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||NNW|
|Phnom Penh||Sat 12:38 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||NNW|
|Nha Trang||Sat 12:38 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm||NNE|
|Sihanoukville||Sat 12:38 AM||561 km||348 miles||303 nm||NW|
|Kuantan||Sat 1:38 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||SW|
|Kuching||Sat 1:38 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||SSE|
|Siem Reap||Sat 12:38 AM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm||NNW|
|Ipoh||Sat 1:38 AM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm||WSW|
|Battambang||Sat 12:38 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm||NW|
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