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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, November 12, 2012 at 03:46:00 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: 5%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 21' South, Longitude: 94° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.18 meters/second, 1570.2 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.26 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 26' 07.9"975.46 miwest0° 10' 49.1"12.39 misouth975.20 mi
24 hours13° 56' 35.2"942.19 mieast3° 56' 37.5"271.14 misouth972.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamMon 10:16 AM278 km173 miles150 nmEast E
BengkuluMon 10:46 AM1285 km799 miles694 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 10:46 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangMon 10:46 AM1544 km960 miles834 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 10:46 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanMon 10:46 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeMon 11:46 AM1836 km1141 miles992 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 11:46 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 10:46 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 10:46 AM2144 km1332 miles1157 nmNortheast NE

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