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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 02:26:00 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: 15%

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 02:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 23' South, Longitude: 94° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.49 meters/second, 1557.0 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 03.4"967.18 miwest0° 09' 38.0"11.04 misouth966.90 mi
24 hours14° 00' 27.9"938.61 mieast3° 25' 04.3"235.02 misouth960.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamMon 8:56 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 9:26 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 9:26 AM1663 km1033 miles898 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 9:26 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangMon 9:26 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 10:26 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurMon 10:26 AM2111 km1311 miles1140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 9:26 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 9:26 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 10:26 AM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmEast-northeast ENE

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