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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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 21:58:00 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: 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 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 49' South, Longitude: 115° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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' 16.1"993.97 miwest0° 11' 12.8"12.84 misouth993.83 mi
24 hours12° 12' 39.7"836.82 mieast4° 18' 33.0"296.16 misouth882.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SingarajaSat 5:58 AM31 km19 miles17 nmSouth S
UbudSat 5:58 AM79 km49 miles42 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarSat 5:58 AM95 km59 miles51 nmSouth S
MataramSat 5:58 AM140 km87 miles75 nmSoutheast SE
MalangSat 4:58 AM259 km161 miles140 nmWest W
SurabayaSat 4:58 AM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
KediriSat 4:58 AM339 km211 miles183 nmWest W
MadiunSat 4:58 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest W
RabaSat 5:58 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast E
SurakartaSat 4:58 AM471 km293 miles254 nmWest W
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