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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 03:46:00 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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' South, Longitude: 115° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.31 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 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' 05.5"0.10 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 23' 12.1"939.96 miwest0° 05' 32.6"6.35 minorth940.24 mi
24 hours14° 25' 11.9"942.13 mieast2° 48' 09.7"192.75 minorth969.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaFri 11:46 AM247 km154 miles133 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarFri 11:46 AM1164 km723 miles628 nmNorth N
MalangFri 10:46 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaFri 10:46 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaFri 10:46 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthFri 11:46 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmSouth S
SemarangFri 10:46 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungFri 10:46 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarFri 11:46 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 12:46 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNortheast NE

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