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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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 19:40:00 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: 79%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 08' South, Longitude: 119° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.28 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.3"998.17 miwest0° 11' 19.1"12.96 misouth998.08 mi
24 hours11° 53' 45.0"818.14 mieast4° 22' 38.5"300.82 misouth867.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakassarFri 3:40 AM118 km73 miles64 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaFri 3:40 AM258 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
MamujuFri 3:40 AM384 km239 miles207 nmNorth N
EndeFri 3:40 AM416 km258 miles225 nmSoutheast SE
MataramFri 3:40 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
KendariFri 3:40 AM453 km281 miles245 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingarajaFri 3:40 AM486 km302 miles262 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarFri 3:40 AM506 km314 miles273 nmSouthwest SW
BanjarmasinFri 3:40 AM585 km363 miles316 nmWest-northwest WNW
PaluFri 3:40 AM587 km364 miles317 nmNorth N
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