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 Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 18:22:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 2:11 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 8:14 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 18:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.50 meters/second, 1474.2 km/hour, 916.0 miles/hour or 796.0 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' 24.5"||15.27 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||north||15.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.5"||915.74 mi||west||0° 01' 31.7"||1.75 mi||north||915.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 03.6"||883.44 mi||east||1° 16' 29.7"||87.73 mi||north||891.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 11:22 PM||1699 km||1055 miles||917 nm||SSW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 12:22 AM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm||NW|
|Port Louis||Wed 10:22 PM||2684 km||1668 miles||1449 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 10:22 PM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm||W|
|Port-aux-Francais||Wed 11:22 PM||3111 km||1933 miles||1680 nm||SSW|
|Jakarta||Thu 1:22 AM||3157 km||1962 miles||1705 nm||ENE|
|Male||Wed 11:22 PM||3217 km||1999 miles||1737 nm||NNW|
|Perth||Thu 2:22 AM||3343 km||2078 miles||1805 nm||ESE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 11:52 PM||3357 km||2086 miles||1813 nm||N|
|Singapore||Thu 2:22 AM||3516 km||2185 miles||1898 nm||NE|
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