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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 Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 00:30:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 107° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.74 meters/second, 1593.9 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.51 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.4"990.27 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 minorth990.57 mi
24 hours12° 34' 03.5"860.06 mieast4° 20' 39.9"298.53 minorth914.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TasikmalayaThu 7:30 AM153 km95 miles82 nmNortheast NE
BandungThu 7:30 AM164 km102 miles88 nmNorth N
BogorThu 7:30 AM212 km132 miles114 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CirebonThu 7:30 AM221 km137 miles119 nmNortheast NE
BekasiThu 7:30 AM241 km150 miles130 nmNorth N
JakartaThu 7:30 AM255 km158 miles138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegalThu 7:30 AM256 km159 miles138 nmNortheast NE
SerangThu 7:30 AM284 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PekalonganThu 7:30 AM297 km185 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
The SettlementThu 7:30 AM300 km186 miles162 nmSouthwest SW

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