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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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 12:02:00 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: 45%

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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 09' South, Longitude: 82° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.02 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.9"948.26 miwest0° 04' 36.1"5.28 minorth948.48 mi
24 hours13° 36' 31.0"894.60 mieast2° 21' 07.3"161.74 minorth914.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 6:02 PM1594 km990 miles861 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 5:02 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 4:02 PM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmWest W
MaleFri 5:02 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:32 PM2779 km1727 miles1501 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisFri 4:02 PM2814 km1748 miles1519 nmWest W
JakartaFri 7:02 PM2991 km1858 miles1615 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 8:02 PM3185 km1979 miles1720 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 8:02 PM3206 km1992 miles1731 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaFri 4:02 PM3266 km2030 miles1764 nmWest-northwest WNW

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