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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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:46:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' South, Longitude: 109° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.47 meters/second, 1495.7 km/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.07 miwest0° 01' 33.7"1.79 misouth928.99 mi
24 hours15° 09' 40.8"980.57 mieast0° 06' 19.6"7.26 minorth980.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthThu 1:46 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalangThu 12:46 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarThu 1:46 PM1478 km919 miles798 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 12:46 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungThu 12:46 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth N
JakartaThu 12:46 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N
MakassarThu 1:46 PM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 2:46 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmNortheast NE
EuclaThu 2:31 PM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakThu 12:46 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNorth N

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