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, January 3, 2013 at 19:58:00 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: 64%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 31.5"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.7"||1003.67 mi||west||0° 11' 37.5"||13.31 mi||south||1003.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 20.2"||799.54 mi||east||4° 36' 04.2"||316.19 mi||south||857.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manokwari||Fri 4:58 AM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm||NE|
|Ambon||Fri 4:58 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm||WSW|
|Sofifi||Fri 4:58 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm||NW|
|Ternate||Fri 4:58 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||NW|
|Baucau||Fri 4:58 AM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm||SW|
|Jayapura||Fri 4:58 AM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm||E|
|Manado||Fri 3:58 AM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm||WNW|
|Dili||Fri 4:58 AM||973 km||604 miles||525 nm||SW|
|Same||Fri 4:58 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||SW|
|Darwin||Fri 5:28 AM||1075 km||668 miles||581 nm||S|
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