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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 04:30:00 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 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 07' South, Longitude: 104° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.51 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 23' 14.6"940.39 miwest0° 05' 38.6"6.47 minorth940.68 mi
24 hours14° 23' 58.7"941.19 mieast2° 50' 18.3"195.20 minorth968.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementFri 11:30 AM960 km597 miles518 nmNorth N
BandungFri 11:30 AM1388 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaFri 11:30 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 11:30 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmNorth N
MalangFri 11:30 AM1514 km941 miles817 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 11:30 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 12:30 PM1629 km1012 miles879 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 11:30 AM1714 km1065 miles925 nmNorth N
PalembangFri 11:30 AM1784 km1109 miles963 nmNorth N
PerthFri 12:30 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmSoutheast SE

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