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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, January 3, 2013 at 21:32:00 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: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 09' South, Longitude: 109° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.55 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.8"1003.25 miwest0° 11' 37.1"13.31 misouth1003.24 mi
24 hours11° 36' 14.1"801.45 mieast4° 35' 30.6"315.52 misouth858.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakFri 4:32 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth N
PekalonganFri 4:32 AM416 km258 miles224 nmSouth S
KudusFri 4:32 AM416 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TegalFri 4:32 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
Pangkal PinangFri 4:32 AM422 km262 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
CirebonFri 4:32 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SemarangFri 4:32 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
BekasiFri 4:32 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSouthwest SW
JakartaFri 4:32 AM466 km290 miles252 nmSouthwest SW
Palangka RayaFri 4:32 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
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