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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 11:08:00 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 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' South, Longitude: 97° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.13 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' 25.0"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 25' 08.3"939.52 miwest0° 00' 53.7"1.03 misouth939.47 mi
24 hours14° 00' 59.5"913.31 mieast0° 14' 13.9"16.32 minorth914.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 6:08 PM1805 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
JakartaThu 6:08 PM1823 km1133 miles985 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 6:08 PM1838 km1142 miles993 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 6:08 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 7:08 PM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthThu 7:08 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeThu 7:08 PM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakThu 6:08 PM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 7:08 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandThu 4:08 PM2764 km1717 miles1492 nmSouthwest SW

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