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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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 07:10:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' South, Longitude: 94° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.28 meters/second, 1574.2 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 11.3"978.02 miwest0° 10' 43.7"12.29 minorth978.42 mi
24 hours12° 44' 46.6"862.54 mieast4° 30' 54.5"310.31 minorth922.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSun 1:40 PM305 km189 miles164 nmEast E
BengkuluSun 2:10 PM1275 km792 miles688 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 2:10 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSun 2:10 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmNortheast NE
BandungSun 2:10 PM1584 km984 miles855 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSun 2:10 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 3:10 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 3:10 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 2:10 PM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSun 2:10 PM2140 km1330 miles1155 nmNortheast NE
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