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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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 05:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 45' South, Longitude: 91° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.39 meters/second, 1599.8 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.0"993.92 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 misouth993.78 mi
24 hours12° 14' 03.2"838.56 mieast3° 58' 23.4"273.07 misouth877.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 12:50 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSat 12:50 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSat 12:50 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:50 PM1666 km1035 miles899 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:50 PM1712 km1064 miles924 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:50 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmEast E
BandungSat 12:50 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:20 AM2054 km1277 miles1109 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboSat 11:20 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaSat 11:50 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmWest W
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