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 Monday, December 17, 2012 at 08:06:00 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: 21%
|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 Monday, December 17, 2012 at 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.47 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.2 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' 28.9"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 03.3"||987.44 mi||west||0° 11' 06.6"||12.73 mi||north||987.79 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 49.0"||819.03 mi||east||4° 34' 12.3"||314.05 mi||north||881.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malang||Mon 3:06 PM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm||NNW|
|Kediri||Mon 3:06 PM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||NW|
|Denpasar||Mon 4:06 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||ENE|
|Singaraja||Mon 4:06 PM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm||NE|
|Surabaya||Mon 3:06 PM||281 km||174 miles||151 nm||NNW|
|Madiun||Mon 3:06 PM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm||NW|
|Mataram||Mon 4:06 PM||338 km||210 miles||183 nm||ENE|
|Surakarta||Mon 3:06 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm||NW|
|Yogyakarta||Mon 3:06 PM||384 km||239 miles||207 nm||NW|
|Kudus||Mon 3:06 PM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm||NW|
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