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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 05:50:00 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 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 99° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.47 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 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° 25' 02.2"958.26 miwest0° 08' 40.3"9.94 minorth958.66 mi
24 hours13° 35' 50.3"903.78 mieast3° 52' 41.3"266.62 minorth950.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:20 PM538 km334 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
The SettlementSat 12:50 PM888 km552 miles480 nmNortheast NE
BandungSat 12:50 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:50 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:50 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSat 12:50 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 12:50 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaSat 12:50 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmEast-northeast ENE
DenpasarSat 1:50 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 1:50 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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