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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 21:00:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:20 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.10 meters/second, 1472.8 km/hour, 915.1 miles/hour or 795.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.6"||15.25 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||north||15.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 38.5"||914.75 mi||west||0° 04' 09.0"||4.76 mi||north||915.01 mi|
|24 hours||12° 12' 15.9"||771.23 mi||east||2° 10' 39.9"||149.86 mi||north||791.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Mon 5:00 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm||SE|
|Bandung||Mon 4:00 AM||2035 km||1265 miles||1099 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Mon 4:00 AM||2088 km||1297 miles||1127 nm||NNE|
|Surabaya||Mon 4:00 AM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm||NE|
|Denpasar||Mon 5:00 AM||2305 km||1432 miles||1245 nm||NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 2:00 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||SW|
|Pontianak||Mon 4:00 AM||2818 km||1751 miles||1522 nm||NNE|
|Singapore||Mon 5:00 AM||2822 km||1754 miles||1524 nm||N|
|Eucla||Mon 5:45 AM||2902 km||1803 miles||1567 nm||ESE|
|Makassar||Mon 5:00 AM||2903 km||1804 miles||1568 nm||NE|
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