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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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 17:44:00 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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 112° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.72 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.50 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 07.2"929.66 miwest0° 03' 57.2"4.54 minorth929.87 mi
24 hours14° 22' 33.3"929.05 mieast2° 12' 33.2"151.97 minorth947.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthWed 1:44 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarWed 1:44 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmNorth N
MalangWed 12:44 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth N
SurabayaWed 12:44 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth N
BandungWed 12:44 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaWed 12:44 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 1:44 AM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliWed 2:44 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmNortheast NE
EuclaWed 2:29 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinWed 3:14 AM2129 km1323 miles1149 nmEast-northeast ENE

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