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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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 05:00:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' South, Longitude: 92° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.16 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 29.8"968.78 miwest0° 09' 34.2"10.97 minorth969.18 mi
24 hours13° 05' 33.3"878.31 mieast4° 09' 41.0"286.05 minorth930.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 11:30 AM518 km322 miles280 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluSat 12:00 Noon1561 km970 miles843 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:00 Noon1791 km1113 miles967 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSat 12:00 Noon1819 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
BandungSat 12:00 Noon1826 km1135 miles986 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 1:00 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:00 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaSat 11:00 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmWest-northwest WNW
SurabayaSat 12:00 Noon2331 km1449 miles1259 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 12:00 Noon2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNortheast NE

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