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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, June 11, 2012 at 22:42:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 11, 2012 at 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 20' North, Longitude: 114° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.63 meters/second, 1618.7 km/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 33' 51.3"1005.71 miwest0° 11' 13.0"12.85 minorth1005.70 mi
24 hours10° 25' 16.6"719.63 mieast4° 21' 12.1"299.14 minorth777.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MiriTue 6:42 AM120 km75 miles65 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala BelaitTue 6:42 AM138 km86 miles75 nmNorth N
Pekan TutongTue 6:42 AM169 km105 miles91 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 6:42 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kota KinabaluTue 6:42 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
KuchingTue 6:42 AM474 km295 miles256 nmWest-southwest WSW
SamarindaTue 6:42 AM535 km332 miles289 nmSoutheast SE
BalikpapanTue 6:42 AM584 km363 miles316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Palangka RayaTue 5:42 AM614 km382 miles332 nmSouth S
PontianakTue 5:42 AM658 km409 miles356 nmSouthwest SW

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