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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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 06:20:00 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 MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 16' South, Longitude: 92° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.35 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.0"978.19 miwest0° 10' 25.8"11.95 minorth978.56 mi
24 hours13° 39' 09.6"926.19 mieast4° 26' 43.7"305.52 minorth981.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 12:50 PM539 km335 miles291 nmEast E
BengkuluFri 1:20 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 1:20 PM1678 km1042 miles906 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 1:20 PM1723 km1070 miles930 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 1:20 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 1:20 PM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeFri 2:20 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 2:20 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaFri 12:20 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmWest W
PontianakFri 1:20 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmEast-northeast ENE

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