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, January 7, 2013 at 01:34:00 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: 29%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.44 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 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' 26.1"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 10.3"||958.10 mi||west||0° 08' 03.5"||9.24 mi||south||957.81 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 18.1"||923.96 mi||east||2° 44' 03.9"||188.05 mi||south||936.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 7:34 AM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm||WNW|
|Jakarta||Mon 8:34 AM||2315 km||1438 miles||1250 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Mon 8:34 AM||2349 km||1460 miles||1268 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Mon 9:34 AM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm||NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:34 AM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm||SSW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Mon 9:34 AM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:04 AM||2733 km||1698 miles||1476 nm||NNW|
|Male||Mon 6:34 AM||2795 km||1737 miles||1509 nm||NW|
|Pontianak||Mon 8:34 AM||2934 km||1823 miles||1584 nm||NE|
|Denpasar||Mon 9:34 AM||3046 km||1893 miles||1645 nm||ENE|
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