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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 22, 2012 at 12:24:00 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: 69%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 41' North, Longitude: 104° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.82 meters/second, 1619.4 km/hour, 1006.2 miles/hour or 874.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 07.9"1006.16 miwest0° 11' 09.6"12.78 minorth1006.19 mi
24 hours10° 41' 01.8"738.69 mieast4° 21' 33.7"299.54 minorth795.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Johor BahruThu 8:24 PM46 km28 miles25 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingaporeThu 8:24 PM53 km33 miles29 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tanjung PinangThu 7:24 PM91 km56 miles49 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Malacca CityThu 8:24 PM215 km134 miles116 nmWest-northwest WNW
KuantanThu 8:24 PM251 km156 miles135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerembanThu 8:24 PM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurThu 8:24 PM313 km194 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
PekanbaruThu 7:24 PM323 km201 miles174 nmWest-southwest WSW
JambiThu 7:24 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth S
IpohThu 8:24 PM465 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW

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