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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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 01:28:00 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: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 34' North, Longitude: 122° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.4"0.24 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.3"1002.70 miwest0° 12' 32.0"14.35 misouth1002.82 mi
24 hours12° 17' 23.9"850.07 mieast5° 03' 16.8"347.30 misouth917.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GorontaloSat 9:28 AM80 km50 miles43 nmEast E
ManadoSat 9:28 AM296 km184 miles160 nmEast-northeast ENE
PaluSat 9:28 AM320 km199 miles173 nmWest-southwest WSW
KendariSat 9:28 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth S
MamujuSat 9:28 AM525 km326 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
TernateSat 10:28 AM562 km349 miles303 nmEast E
SofifiSat 10:28 AM581 km361 miles314 nmEast E
SamarindaSat 9:28 AM590 km367 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
BalikpapanSat 9:28 AM645 km401 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosSat 9:28 AM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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