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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 07:20:00 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

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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 57' South, Longitude: 91° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.33 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.1"978.14 miwest0° 10' 44.3"12.30 minorth978.54 mi
24 hours12° 44' 27.4"862.28 mieast4° 31' 04.7"310.51 minorth922.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSun 1:50 PM567 km352 miles306 nmEast E
BengkuluSun 2:20 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSun 2:20 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSun 2:20 PM1781 km1106 miles961 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 2:20 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSun 2:20 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 3:20 PM1986 km1234 miles1073 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 3:20 PM2001 km1243 miles1081 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSun 1:20 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmWest-northwest WNW
PontianakSun 2:20 PM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmEast-northeast ENE
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