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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, October 6, 2013 at 06:40:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 51' South, Longitude: 91° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.23 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.34 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.5"980.09 miwest0° 09' 14.6"10.59 misouth979.87 mi
24 hours12° 49' 48.2"868.61 mieast3° 22' 26.9"231.96 misouth893.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSun 1:10 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast E
BengkuluSun 1:40 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSun 1:40 PM1761 km1094 miles951 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSun 1:40 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 1:40 PM1851 km1150 miles999 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSun 1:40 PM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 2:40 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 2:40 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSun 12:40 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmWest-northwest WNW
PontianakSun 1:40 PM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmEast-northeast ENE

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