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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 = Friday, January 4, 2013 at 9:48:00 PM.

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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: 53%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 47' South, Longitude: 117° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.57 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.7"994.06 miWest0° 11' 13.1"12.85 miSouth993.92 mi
24 hours12° 12' 22.6"836.55 miEast4° 18' 43.2"296.36 miSouth882.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaSat 5:48 AM148 km92 miles80 nmEast-southeast ESE
MataramSat 5:48 AM178 km111 miles96 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingarajaSat 5:48 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest W
DenpasarSat 5:48 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakassarSat 5:48 AM361 km224 miles195 nmNortheast NE
EndeSat 5:48 AM471 km293 miles254 nmEast-southeast ESE
SurabayaSat 4:48 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
MalangSat 4:48 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest W
MamujuSat 5:48 AM586 km364 miles316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjarmasinSat 5:48 AM590 km367 miles318 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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