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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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 06:34:00 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 phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' South, Longitude: 113° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.18 meters/second, 1498.2 km/hour, 931.0 miles/hour or 809.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 22' 35.6"930.68 miwest0° 02' 19.8"2.67 minorth930.80 mi
24 hours14° 39' 21.2"948.75 mieast1° 35' 24.1"109.38 minorth959.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthFri 2:34 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarFri 2:34 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorth N
MalangFri 1:34 PM1401 km871 miles757 nmNorth N
SurabayaFri 1:34 PM1481 km920 miles799 nmNorth N
BandungFri 1:34 PM1629 km1012 miles879 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaFri 1:34 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarFri 2:34 PM1847 km1148 miles997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 3:34 PM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmNortheast NE
EuclaFri 3:19 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinFri 4:04 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmEast-northeast ENE

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