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 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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 428.43 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' 10.2"||958.08 mi||west||0° 08' 03.3"||9.23 mi||south||957.80 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 20.3"||923.99 mi||east||2° 44' 01.0"||188.00 mi||south||936.22 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||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm||WNW|
|Jakarta||Mon 8:34 AM||2341 km||1454 miles||1264 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Mon 8:34 AM||2375 km||1476 miles||1283 nm||ENE|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:34 AM||2585 km||1606 miles||1396 nm||SSW|
|Singapore||Mon 9:34 AM||2616 km||1625 miles||1412 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Mon 9:34 AM||2631 km||1635 miles||1421 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:04 AM||2724 km||1692 miles||1471 nm||NNW|
|Male||Mon 6:34 AM||2779 km||1727 miles||1500 nm||NW|
|Pontianak||Mon 8:34 AM||2958 km||1838 miles||1597 nm||NE|
|Denpasar||Mon 9:34 AM||3074 km||1910 miles||1660 nm||ENE|
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