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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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 01:16:00 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: 16%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 110° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.91 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.0"968.12 miwest0° 09' 43.6"11.15 misouth967.83 mi
24 hours13° 57' 52.8"936.51 mieast3° 27' 51.5"238.21 misouth958.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 8:16 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorthwest NW
MalangMon 8:16 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaMon 8:16 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 9:16 AM770 km478 miles416 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 8:16 AM791 km492 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangMon 8:16 AM800 km497 miles432 nmNorth N
SingarajaMon 9:16 AM813 km505 miles439 nmNortheast NE
MataramMon 9:16 AM838 km520 miles452 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 8:16 AM883 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BekasiMon 8:16 AM981 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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