Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 6:02:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 95° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.56 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.09 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 25' 09.9"965.10 miWest0° 09' 44.6"11.17 miSouth964.80 mi
24 hours14° 12' 50.5"951.36 miEast3° 23' 56.0"233.72 miSouth971.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamTue 12:32 PM342 km212 miles184 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluTue 1:02 PM1436 km892 miles775 nmNortheast NE
JakartaTue 1:02 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 1:02 PM1614 km1003 miles872 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangTue 1:02 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 2:02 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaTue 1:02 PM2096 km1302 miles1132 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 2:02 PM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakTue 1:02 PM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarTue 2:02 PM2294 km1425 miles1238 nmEast-northeast ENE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools