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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 12:26:00 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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' South, Longitude: 118° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.31 meters/second, 1516.7 km/hour, 942.4 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' 16.3"942.11 miWest0° 05' 31.1"6.33 miSouth941.87 mi
24 hours14° 35' 46.2"954.64 miEast1° 35' 18.2"109.26 miSouth956.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandTue 8:26 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSouth S
DenpasarTue 8:26 AM1200 km746 miles648 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangTue 7:26 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliTue 9:26 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaTue 7:26 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthTue 8:26 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmSouth S
DarwinTue 9:56 AM1504 km934 miles812 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarTue 8:26 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsTue 9:56 AM1673 km1039 miles903 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaTue 9:11 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmSoutheast SE

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