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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 04:50:00 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 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 114° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.12 meters/second, 1541.2 km/hour, 957.7 miles/hour or 832.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.96 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 57.2"957.48 miwest0° 08' 34.2"9.82 minorth957.87 mi
24 hours13° 37' 52.3"905.38 mieast3° 50' 40.7"264.32 minorth950.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSat 12:50 PM844 km525 miles456 nmNorth N
MataramSat 12:50 PM871 km541 miles470 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingarajaSat 12:50 PM905 km562 miles489 nmNorth N
MalangSat 11:50 AM926 km575 miles500 nmNorth N
RabaSat 12:50 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 11:50 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 11:50 AM1029 km639 miles556 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSat 11:50 AM1103 km685 miles595 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSat 11:50 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 12:50 PM1353 km841 miles730 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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