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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:46:00 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: 3%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.47 meters/second, 1495.7 km/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 21.8"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.1"||929.13 mi||west||0° 01' 33.5"||1.79 mi||south||929.05 mi|
|24 hours||15° 09' 40.1"||980.63 mi||east||0° 06' 23.8"||7.34 mi||north||981.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Thu 1:46 PM||1407 km||874 miles||759 nm||SSE|
|Malang||Thu 12:46 PM||1468 km||912 miles||792 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Thu 1:46 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm||NNE|
|Bandung||Thu 12:46 PM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm||N|
|Surabaya||Thu 12:46 PM||1544 km||960 miles||834 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Thu 12:46 PM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm||N|
|Makassar||Thu 1:46 PM||2055 km||1277 miles||1110 nm||NE|
|Dili||Thu 2:46 PM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||NE|
|Pontianak||Thu 12:46 PM||2296 km||1426 miles||1239 nm||N|
|Eucla||Thu 2:31 PM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm||SE|
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