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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 17:44:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.72 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 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' 23.0"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||north||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 07.2"||929.66 mi||west||0° 03' 57.2"||4.54 mi||north||929.87 mi|
|24 hours||14° 22' 33.3"||929.05 mi||east||2° 12' 33.2"||151.97 mi||north||947.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Wed 1:44 AM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm||SSE|
|Denpasar||Wed 1:44 AM||1377 km||856 miles||744 nm||N|
|Malang||Wed 12:44 AM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm||N|
|Surabaya||Wed 12:44 AM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm||N|
|Bandung||Wed 12:44 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||NNW|
|Jakarta||Wed 12:44 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm||NNW|
|Makassar||Wed 1:44 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm||NNE|
|Dili||Wed 2:44 AM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||NE|
|Eucla||Wed 2:29 AM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Wed 3:14 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1149 nm||ENE|
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