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 06:46:00 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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.40 meters/second, 1495.4 km/hour, 929.2 miles/hour or 807.5 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' 21.8"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.4"||928.91 mi||west||0° 01' 24.0"||1.60 mi||south||928.84 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 59.0"||979.65 mi||east||0° 10' 10.3"||11.66 mi||north||980.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bandung||Thu 1:46 PM||2066 km||1284 miles||1115 nm||NE|
|Jakarta||Thu 1:46 PM||2077 km||1291 miles||1122 nm||NE|
|Perth||Thu 2:46 PM||2431 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||SE|
|Surabaya||Thu 1:46 PM||2446 km||1520 miles||1321 nm||NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 11:46 AM||2510 km||1560 miles||1355 nm||SW|
|Denpasar||Thu 2:46 PM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Thu 2:46 PM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||NNE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 2:46 PM||2753 km||1711 miles||1487 nm||NNE|
|Pontianak||Thu 1:46 PM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 12:46 PM||2833 km||1760 miles||1530 nm||WNW|
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