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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 05:20:00 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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 106° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.29 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.7"957.87 miwest0° 08' 37.4"9.88 minorth958.26 mi
24 hours13° 36' 51.3"904.58 mieast3° 51' 41.3"265.48 minorth950.50 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 12:20 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSat 12:20 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 12:20 PM1042 km647 miles563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangSat 12:20 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 12:20 PM1100 km684 miles594 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:20 PM1108 km689 miles598 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 12:20 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 1:20 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:20 PM1462 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangSat 12:20 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorth N
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