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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 17, 2012 at 8:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 21%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 17, 2012 at 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 45' South, Longitude: 113° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.47 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.46 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.3"987.44 miWest0° 11' 06.6"12.73 miNorth987.79 mi
24 hours12° 00' 49.0"819.03 miEast4° 34' 12.3"314.05 miNorth881.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalangMon 3:06 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarMon 4:06 PM247 km154 miles133 nmEast-northeast ENE
KediriMon 3:06 PM255 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingarajaMon 4:06 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 3:06 PM281 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MadiunMon 3:06 PM303 km188 miles164 nmNorthwest NW
MataramMon 4:06 PM338 km210 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaMon 3:06 PM360 km224 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
YogyakartaMon 3:06 PM384 km239 miles207 nmNorthwest NW
KudusMon 3:06 PM420 km261 miles227 nmNorthwest NW

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