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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 08:24:00 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: 17%
|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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.71 meters/second, 1518.1 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 24.3"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 29.3"||943.16 mi||west||0° 05' 52.5"||6.74 mi||north||943.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 36.9"||901.86 mi||east||2° 51' 26.6"||196.51 mi||north||930.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bandung||Sat 3:24 PM||1501 km||932 miles||810 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Sat 3:24 PM||1541 km||957 miles||832 nm||NNE|
|Bengkulu||Sat 3:24 PM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm||N|
|Malang||Sat 3:24 PM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm||NE|
|Surabaya||Sat 3:24 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm||NE|
|Palembang||Sat 3:24 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||974 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Sat 4:24 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||NE|
|Perth||Sat 4:24 PM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm||SE|
|Singapore||Sat 4:24 PM||2251 km||1399 miles||1215 nm||N|
|Pontianak||Sat 3:24 PM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm||NNE|
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