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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, September 12, 2013 at 10:56:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' South, Longitude: 100° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.14 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 25' 08.5"939.54 miwest0° 00' 55.1"1.05 misouth939.50 mi
24 hours14° 00' 56.2"913.27 mieast0° 13' 36.5"15.60 minorth914.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 5:56 PM1628 km1011 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 5:56 PM1663 km1034 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluThu 5:56 PM1768 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
MalangThu 5:56 PM1884 km1170 miles1017 nmNortheast NE
PalembangThu 5:56 PM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 5:56 PM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 6:56 PM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 6:56 PM2092 km1300 miles1129 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeThu 6:56 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNorth N
PontianakThu 5:56 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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