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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 21:48:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 864.0 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' 30.2"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.7"||994.06 mi||west||0° 11' 13.1"||12.85 mi||south||993.92 mi|
|24 hours||12° 12' 22.6"||836.55 mi||east||4° 18' 43.2"||296.36 mi||south||882.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Raba||Sat 5:48 AM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm||ESE|
|Mataram||Sat 5:48 AM||178 km||111 miles||96 nm||WSW|
|Singaraja||Sat 5:48 AM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||W|
|Denpasar||Sat 5:48 AM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm||WSW|
|Makassar||Sat 5:48 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||NE|
|Ende||Sat 5:48 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||ESE|
|Malang||Sat 4:48 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm||W|
|Surabaya||Sat 4:48 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm||W|
|Mamuju||Sat 5:48 AM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm||NNE|
|Banjarmasin||Sat 5:48 AM||590 km||367 miles||318 nm||NNW|
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