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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 Monday, December 2, 2013 at 05:40:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' South, Longitude: 81° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.38 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.3"946.79 miwest0° 04' 42.3"5.39 misouth946.59 mi
24 hours14° 37' 29.9"961.47 mieast1° 17' 01.9"88.30 misouth961.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 11:40 AM1546 km961 miles835 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:40 AM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmSouth S
Port LouisMon 9:40 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmWest W
MaleMon 10:40 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisMon 9:40 AM2745 km1706 miles1482 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:10 AM2772 km1722 miles1497 nmNorth N
JakartaMon 12:40 PM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaMon 9:40 AM3202 km1989 miles1729 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurMon 1:40 PM3233 km2009 miles1746 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 1:40 PM3259 km2025 miles1760 nmNortheast NE

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