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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 19:58:00 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: 78%

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 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 12' South, Longitude: 114° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.23 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.5"998.05 miwest0° 11' 18.6"12.95 misouth997.95 mi
24 hours11° 54' 07.1"818.47 mieast4° 22' 22.8"300.52 misouth867.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SingarajaFri 3:58 AM215 km134 miles116 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SurabayaFri 2:58 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarFri 3:58 AM279 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalangFri 2:58 AM292 km182 miles158 nmSouthwest SW
MataramFri 3:58 AM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjarmasinFri 3:58 AM318 km198 miles172 nmNorth N
KediriFri 2:58 AM352 km219 miles190 nmWest-southwest WSW
MadiunFri 2:58 AM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
KudusFri 2:58 AM436 km271 miles235 nmWest W
Palangka RayaFri 2:58 AM449 km279 miles243 nmNorth N

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