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 = Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 12:16:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 07' South, Longitude: 119° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.12 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.71 miWest0° 00' 12.2"0.24 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.8"1002.27 miWest0° 12' 20.1"14.13 miSouth1002.30 mi
24 hours12° 17' 44.6"849.93 miEast4° 55' 03.8"337.91 miSouth912.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MamujuSat 8:16 AM99 km62 miles54 nmSouthwest SW
RantepaoSat 8:16 AM101 km62 miles54 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PaluSat 8:16 AM138 km86 miles74 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BalikpapanSat 8:16 AM319 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
SamarindaSat 8:16 AM326 km203 miles176 nmWest-northwest WNW
MakassarSat 8:16 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth S
KendariSat 8:16 AM386 km240 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
GorontaloSat 8:16 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNortheast NE
BanjarmasinSat 8:16 AM572 km355 miles309 nmWest-southwest WSW
Palangka RayaSat 7:16 AM631 km392 miles340 nmWest W

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools