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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, January 2, 2014 at 06:32:00 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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 06:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 34' South, Longitude: 94° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.57 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.90 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 23' 18.3"954.00 miwest0° 07' 00.7"8.04 minorth954.32 mi
24 hours14° 23' 05.6"953.77 mieast3° 18' 19.4"227.26 minorth987.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamThu 1:02 PM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluThu 1:32 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 1:32 PM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNortheast NE
BandungThu 1:32 PM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNortheast NE
PalembangThu 1:32 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeThu 2:32 PM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 1:32 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurThu 2:32 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarThu 2:32 PM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakThu 1:32 PM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmNortheast NE

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