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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, September 17, 2012 at 6:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 30' South, Longitude: 100° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.71 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.54 miWest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.3"992.38 miWest0° 12' 13.0"13.99 miSouth992.24 mi
24 hours12° 56' 26.7"887.47 miEast4° 39' 11.6"319.81 miSouth937.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluMon 1:02 PM440 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar LampungMon 1:02 PM540 km336 miles292 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerangMon 1:02 PM607 km377 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
The SettlementMon 1:02 PM621 km386 miles335 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalembangMon 1:02 PM662 km411 miles357 nmNortheast NE
BogorMon 1:02 PM665 km413 miles359 nmEast E
BantamMon 12:32 PM669 km416 miles361 nmSouthwest SW
JakartaMon 1:02 PM677 km421 miles366 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiMon 1:02 PM694 km432 miles375 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 1:02 PM750 km466 miles405 nmEast E

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