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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 11, 2013 at 03:20:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 121° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.20 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.67 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 23' 10.7"939.71 miwest0° 05' 29.0"6.29 minorth939.99 mi
24 hours14° 25' 54.6"942.68 mieast2° 46' 53.1"191.29 minorth969.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeFri 11:20 AM166 km103 miles89 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinFri 12:50 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmNortheast NE
DiliFri 12:20 PM1264 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 11:20 AM1343 km835 miles725 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsFri 12:50 PM1385 km860 miles748 nmEast-southeast ESE
PerthFri 11:20 AM1515 km942 miles818 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalangFri 10:20 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaFri 12:05 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarFri 11:20 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth N
SurabayaFri 10:20 AM1619 km1006 miles874 nmNorthwest NW

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