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 Monday, September 17, 2012 at 06:02:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.71 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 28.2"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 12.1"||0.23 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 14.3"||992.38 mi||west||0° 12' 13.0"||13.99 mi||south||992.24 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 26.7"||887.47 mi||east||4° 39' 11.6"||319.81 mi||south||937.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Mon 1:02 PM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm||NNE|
|Bandar Lampung||Mon 1:02 PM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm||ENE|
|Serang||Mon 1:02 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||ENE|
|The Settlement||Mon 1:02 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm||ESE|
|Bogor||Mon 1:02 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||E|
|Palembang||Mon 1:02 PM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm||NE|
|Bantam||Mon 12:32 PM||669 km||415 miles||361 nm||SW|
|Jakarta||Mon 1:02 PM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm||ENE|
|Bekasi||Mon 1:02 PM||694 km||432 miles||375 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Mon 1:02 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||E|
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