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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 07:24:00 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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 101° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.28 meters/second, 1498.6 km/hour, 931.2 miles/hour or 809.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 22' 38.3"930.92 miwest0° 02' 27.5"2.82 minorth931.05 mi
24 hours14° 37' 54.8"947.39 mieast1° 38' 10.0"112.54 minorth958.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungFri 2:24 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 2:24 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluFri 2:24 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth N
MalangFri 2:24 PM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 3:24 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaFri 2:24 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 2:24 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 3:24 PM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 3:24 PM2440 km1516 miles1318 nmNorth N
PontianakFri 2:24 PM2447 km1521 miles1321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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