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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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 08:24:00 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: 17%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 53' South, Longitude: 101° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.70 meters/second, 1518.1 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.72 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.2"943.08 miwest0° 05' 52.4"6.73 minorth943.38 mi
24 hours13° 46' 39.5"901.83 mieast2° 51' 23.7"196.45 minorth930.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSat 3:24 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 3:24 PM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluSat 3:24 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNorth N
MalangSat 3:24 PM1725 km1072 miles932 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSat 3:24 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSat 3:24 PM1797 km1117 miles970 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 4:24 PM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmNortheast NE
PerthSat 4:24 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeSat 4:24 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth N
PontianakSat 3:24 PM2262 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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