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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 4:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 18' South, Longitude: 121° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.95 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.95 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.9"957.09 miWest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 miNorth957.48 mi
24 hours13° 38' 53.3"906.18 miEast3° 49' 39.5"263.15 miNorth951.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeSat 12:20 PM204 km127 miles110 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KupangSat 12:20 PM719 km447 miles388 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSat 12:20 PM825 km513 miles446 nmNorth N
SuaiSat 1:20 PM879 km546 miles474 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaSat 12:20 PM914 km568 miles494 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameSat 1:20 PM929 km578 miles502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 1:20 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 12:20 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinSat 1:50 PM1103 km685 miles596 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarSat 12:20 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmNorth N

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