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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 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: 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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 109° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.9"957.74 miwest0° 08' 36.4"9.86 minorth958.13 mi
24 hours13° 37' 11.7"904.85 mieast3° 51' 21.2"265.09 minorth950.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementSat 12:10 PM747 km464 miles403 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaSat 12:10 PM970 km602 miles524 nmNorth N
MalangSat 12:10 PM978 km608 miles528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangSat 12:10 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorth N
BandungSat 12:10 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmNorth N
DenpasarSat 1:10 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSat 12:10 PM1052 km654 miles568 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 12:10 PM1145 km712 miles619 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangSat 12:10 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluSat 12:10 PM1577 km980 miles851 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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