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 05:46:00 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 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.92 meters/second, 1493.7 km/hour, 928.2 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' 00.3"||0.01 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 34.5"||927.85 mi||west||0° 00' 24.8"||0.48 mi||north||927.87 mi|
|24 hours||15° 14' 45.1"||985.07 mi||east||0° 53' 48.4"||61.69 mi||north||989.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 10:46 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||SSW|
|Jakarta||Thu 12:46 PM||2415 km||1500 miles||1304 nm||NE|
|Bandung||Thu 12:46 PM||2420 km||1504 miles||1307 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 11:46 AM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm||NW|
|Perth||Thu 1:46 PM||2813 km||1748 miles||1519 nm||ESE|
|Singapore||Thu 1:46 PM||2863 km||1779 miles||1546 nm||NNE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 1:46 PM||2935 km||1824 miles||1585 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Thu 1:46 PM||2996 km||1862 miles||1618 nm||ENE|
|Pontianak||Thu 12:46 PM||3101 km||1927 miles||1674 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 11:16 AM||3281 km||2039 miles||1771 nm||NNW|
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