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 01:44:00 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.38 meters/second, 1542.2 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 09.4"||958.02 mi||west||0° 08' 02.4"||9.22 mi||south||957.74 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 40.3"||924.32 mi||east||2° 43' 34.2"||187.50 mi||south||936.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 7:44 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:44 AM||2499 km||1553 miles||1349 nm||SSW|
|Jakarta||Mon 8:44 AM||2574 km||1600 miles||1390 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Mon 8:44 AM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm||ENE|
|Male||Mon 6:44 AM||2637 km||1639 miles||1424 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:14 AM||2651 km||1647 miles||1431 nm||NNW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Mon 9:44 AM||2793 km||1735 miles||1508 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Mon 9:44 AM||2800 km||1740 miles||1512 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Mon 5:44 AM||2999 km||1863 miles||1619 nm||WSW|
|Pontianak||Mon 8:44 AM||3172 km||1971 miles||1713 nm||ENE|
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