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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, May 23, 2014 at 00:28:00 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: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 40' South, Longitude: 103° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.23 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.2"1002.59 miwest0° 11' 15.5"12.89 minorth1002.69 mi
24 hours12° 02' 36.6"833.01 mieast4° 27' 11.5"305.97 minorth886.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JambiFri 7:28 AM124 km77 miles67 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PekanbaruFri 7:28 AM218 km135 miles118 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeFri 8:28 AM234 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tanjung PinangFri 7:28 AM237 km147 miles128 nmNortheast NE
Johor BahruFri 8:28 AM249 km155 miles134 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PadangFri 7:28 AM297 km185 miles161 nmWest W
PalembangFri 7:28 AM323 km201 miles174 nmSoutheast SE
Malacca CityFri 8:28 AM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluFri 7:28 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pangkal PinangFri 7:28 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE

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