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, December 13, 2012 at 04:36:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.91 meters/second, 1493.7 km/hour, 928.1 miles/hour or 806.5 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 33.9"||927.81 mi||west||0° 00' 13.7"||0.26 mi||north||927.82 mi|
|24 hours||15° 15' 40.5"||986.03 mi||east||0° 49' 28.8"||56.73 mi||north||990.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Perth||Thu 12:36 PM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm||SE|
|Bandung||Thu 11:36 AM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm||N|
|Malang||Thu 11:36 AM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Thu 12:36 PM||1629 km||1012 miles||880 nm||NE|
|Jakarta||Thu 11:36 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||883 nm||N|
|Surabaya||Thu 11:36 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||886 nm||NNE|
|Bengkulu||Thu 11:36 AM||1959 km||1218 miles||1058 nm||NNW|
|Makassar||Thu 12:36 PM||2214 km||1375 miles||1195 nm||NE|
|Pontianak||Thu 11:36 AM||2328 km||1447 miles||1257 nm||N|
|Balikpapan||Thu 12:36 PM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm||NNE|
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