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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 6:00:00 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 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 04' South, Longitude: 97° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.53 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.98 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.17 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.0"958.39 miWest0° 08' 41.4"9.96 miNorth958.79 mi
24 hours13° 35' 29.9"903.51 miEast3° 53' 01.1"267.00 miNorth949.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:30 PM440 km273 miles237 nmNorth N
BengkuluSat 1:00 PM1459 km906 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 1:00 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNortheast NE
BandungSat 1:00 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSat 1:00 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 1:00 PM1885 km1172 miles1018 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaSat 1:00 PM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 2:00 PM2046 km1272 miles1105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 2:00 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:00 PM2178 km1354 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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