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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 07:20:00 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: 12%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 26.6"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 45.5"||969.29 mi||west||0° 09' 44.6"||11.17 mi||north||969.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 32.1"||862.83 mi||east||4° 10' 57.4"||287.51 mi||north||916.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malang||Sun 2:20 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Sun 3:20 PM||723 km||449 miles||391 nm||NE|
|Surakarta||Sun 2:20 PM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm||N|
|The Settlement||Sun 2:20 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||WNW|
|Surabaya||Sun 2:20 PM||765 km||476 miles||413 nm||N|
|Singaraja||Sun 3:20 PM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||NNE|
|Mataram||Sun 3:20 PM||788 km||490 miles||425 nm||NE|
|Semarang||Sun 2:20 PM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm||N|
|Bandung||Sun 2:20 PM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm||NNW|
|Bekasi||Sun 2:20 PM||997 km||620 miles||539 nm||NNW|
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