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 3:32 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 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 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 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' 50.2"||948.23 mi||west||0° 07' 10.9"||8.23 mi||south||947.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 45.8"||975.58 mi||east||2° 16' 06.7"||156.04 mi||south||981.58 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||810 km||503 miles||437 nm||N|
|Bandung||Tue 9:34 AM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm||N|
|Surakarta||Tue 9:34 AM||1256 km||781 miles||678 nm||NNE|
|Semarang||Tue 9:34 AM||1294 km||804 miles||698 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Tue 9:34 AM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm||N|
|Malang||Tue 9:34 AM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm||NE|
|Surabaya||Tue 9:34 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Tue 10:34 AM||1428 km||888 miles||771 nm||NE|
|Bengkulu||Tue 9:34 AM||1602 km||996 miles||865 nm||NNW|
|Palembang||Tue 9:34 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm||N|
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