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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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 04:10:00 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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 19' South, Longitude: 123° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.89 meters/second, 1540.4 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.95 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.1"956.96 miwest0° 08' 30.2"9.74 minorth957.35 mi
24 hours13° 39' 13.6"906.44 mieast3° 49' 19.0"262.76 minorth951.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeSat 12:10 PM247 km153 miles133 nmSouthwest SW
KupangSat 12:10 PM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth N
SuaiSat 1:10 PM791 km492 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SameSat 1:10 PM834 km518 miles450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSat 12:10 PM859 km534 miles464 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSat 1:40 PM871 km541 miles470 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSat 1:10 PM881 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauSat 1:10 PM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 12:10 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 12:10 PM1327 km824 miles716 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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