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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 10, 2013 at 03:36:00 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: 4%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' South, Longitude: 102° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.97 meters/second, 1497.5 km/hour, 930.5 miles/hour or 808.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.51 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 22.6"930.19 miwest0° 01' 59.1"2.28 minorth930.30 mi
24 hours14° 55' 37.5"966.03 mieast1° 29' 08.9"102.21 minorth976.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 10:36 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 10:36 AM1671 km1039 miles902 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 10:36 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 11:36 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaThu 10:36 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 10:36 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth N
DenpasarThu 11:36 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmNortheast NE
PalembangThu 10:36 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorth N
PontianakThu 10:36 AM2399 km1491 miles1296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeThu 11:36 AM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmNorth N
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