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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, January 26, 2009 at 06:06:00 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 phaseThird QuarterSunday, January 18, 2009 at 2:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, January 26, 2009 at 7:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 90° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.71 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"15.83 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 32' 19.0"949.72 miwest0° 10' 06.7"11.59 minorth950.28 mi
24 hours10° 51' 49.0"709.75 mieast4° 24' 47.2"303.48 minorth779.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JakartaMon 1:06 PM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 1:06 PM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaMon 12:06 PM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:06 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeMon 2:06 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurMon 2:06 PM2742 km1703 miles1480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Perth *Mon 3:06 PM2870 km1783 miles1550 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarMon 2:06 PM2875 km1787 miles1553 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 1:06 PM2928 km1820 miles1581 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:36 AM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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