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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 07:06:00 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: 8%
|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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.25 meters/second, 1498.5 km/hour, 931.1 miles/hour or 809.1 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' 22.5"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||north||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 37.4"||930.91 mi||west||0° 02' 24.9"||2.77 mi||north||931.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 38' 24.1"||947.92 mi||east||1° 37' 14.1"||111.48 mi||north||959.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bandung||Fri 2:06 PM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm||N|
|Jakarta||Fri 2:06 PM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm||N|
|Malang||Fri 2:06 PM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm||NNE|
|Perth||Fri 3:06 PM||1647 km||1024 miles||889 nm||SE|
|Surabaya||Fri 2:06 PM||1689 km||1050 miles||912 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Fri 3:06 PM||1710 km||1063 miles||923 nm||NE|
|Bengkulu||Fri 2:06 PM||1888 km||1173 miles||1019 nm||N|
|Palembang||Fri 2:06 PM||1951 km||1212 miles||1054 nm||N|
|Makassar||Fri 3:06 PM||2305 km||1432 miles||1245 nm||NE|
|Pontianak||Fri 2:06 PM||2323 km||1444 miles||1255 nm||NNE|
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