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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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 05:04:00 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 phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' South, Longitude: 100° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.82 meters/second, 1514.9 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.69 miwest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 22' 20.7"941.09 miwest0° 03' 37.4"4.16 minorth941.27 mi
24 hours14° 55' 22.5"977.11 mieast2° 04' 59.5"143.26 minorth993.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungWed 12:04 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 12:04 PM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluWed 12:04 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNorth N
MalangWed 12:04 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNortheast NE
PalembangWed 12:04 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaWed 12:04 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarWed 1:04 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthWed 1:04 PM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeWed 1:04 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmNorth N
PontianakWed 12:04 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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