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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 = Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 12:16:00 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: 20%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 60' South, Longitude: 120° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.35 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.71 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 24' 17.0"942.21 miWest0° 05' 32.4"6.35 miSouth941.97 mi
24 hours14° 35' 31.4"954.46 miEast1° 35' 51.3"109.90 miSouth956.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeTue 8:16 AM178 km110 miles96 nmNortheast NE
KupangTue 8:16 AM1018 km632 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliTue 9:16 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinTue 9:46 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmEast-northeast ENE
DenpasarTue 8:16 AM1300 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsTue 9:46 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalangTue 7:16 AM1514 km941 miles817 nmNorthwest NW
PerthTue 8:16 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakassarTue 8:16 AM1541 km958 miles832 nmNorth N
SurabayaTue 7:16 AM1572 km976 miles849 nmNorthwest NW

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