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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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 04:24:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 10' North, Longitude: 118° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.0"1003.58 miwest0° 11' 33.3"13.23 minorth1003.61 mi
24 hours11° 28' 08.7"792.76 mieast4° 29' 14.2"308.33 minorth848.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SangattaTue 12:24 PM239 km148 miles129 nmSouthwest SW
SamarindaTue 12:24 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PaluTue 12:24 PM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanTue 12:24 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GorontaloTue 12:24 PM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kota KinabaluTue 12:24 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 12:24 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNorthwest NW
MamujuTue 12:24 PM535 km332 miles289 nmSouth S
Pekan TutongTue 12:24 PM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala BelaitTue 12:24 PM584 km363 miles316 nmWest-northwest WNW
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