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 12:19 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:15 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' 38.6"||914.82 mi||west||0° 04' 09.1"||4.76 mi||north||915.08 mi|
|24 hours||12° 12' 13.9"||771.26 mi||east||2° 10' 42.9"||149.92 mi||north||791.89 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||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm||ESE|
|Bandung||Mon 4:00 AM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Mon 4:00 AM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm||NNE|
|Surabaya||Mon 4:00 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm||NE|
|Denpasar||Mon 5:00 AM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm||NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 2:00 AM||2646 km||1644 miles||1429 nm||SW|
|Singapore||Mon 5:00 AM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm||N|
|Pontianak||Mon 4:00 AM||2827 km||1757 miles||1527 nm||NNE|
|Makassar||Mon 5:00 AM||2923 km||1816 miles||1578 nm||NE|
|Eucla||Mon 5:45 AM||2927 km||1819 miles||1581 nm||ESE|
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