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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 05:10:00 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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' South, Longitude: 95° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.68 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 23' 16.8"940.78 miwest0° 05' 44.0"6.57 minorth941.07 mi
24 hours14° 22' 51.5"940.32 mieast2° 52' 14.2"197.42 minorth968.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 12:10 PM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 12:10 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:10 PM1918 km1192 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:10 PM2320 km1442 miles1253 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:10 PM2449 km1521 miles1322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 1:10 PM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthFri 1:10 PM2529 km1571 miles1366 nmSoutheast SE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:10 PM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 12:10 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:10 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmSouthwest SW
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