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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, January 31, 2014 at 06:30:00 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 MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 15' South, Longitude: 89° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.40 meters/second, 1574.6 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.6"978.30 miwest0° 10' 26.5"11.96 minorth978.67 mi
24 hours13° 38' 55.1"926.00 mieast4° 26' 56.4"305.76 minorth981.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 1:30 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 1:30 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 1:30 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaFri 12:30 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaFri 1:30 PM1973 km1226 miles1066 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 1:30 PM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 2:30 PM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 2:30 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:00 Noon2275 km1414 miles1228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 12:00 Noon2281 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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