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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 02:34:00 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||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.02 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 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' 23.8"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 50.4"||948.18 mi||west||0° 07' 11.0"||8.24 mi||south||947.90 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 44.0"||975.49 mi||east||2° 16' 10.3"||156.10 mi||south||981.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|The Settlement||Tue 9:34 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||N|
|Bandung||Tue 9:34 AM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm||N|
|Surakarta||Tue 9:34 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm||NNE|
|Semarang||Tue 9:34 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Tue 9:34 AM||1293 km||804 miles||698 nm||N|
|Malang||Tue 9:34 AM||1299 km||807 miles||702 nm||NE|
|Surabaya||Tue 9:34 AM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Tue 10:34 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm||NE|
|Bengkulu||Tue 9:34 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm||NNW|
|Palembang||Tue 9:34 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||N|
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