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 01:56:00 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 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 08.3"||957.80 mi||west||0° 08' 01.3"||9.19 mi||south||957.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 04.1"||924.57 mi||east||2° 43' 02.0"||186.87 mi||south||936.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 7:56 AM||1507 km||937 miles||814 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:56 AM||2421 km||1505 miles||1307 nm||S|
|Male||Mon 6:56 AM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:26 AM||2597 km||1614 miles||1402 nm||N|
|Colombo||Mon 7:26 AM||2601 km||1616 miles||1405 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Mon 5:56 AM||2697 km||1676 miles||1456 nm||WSW|
|Jakarta||Mon 8:56 AM||2861 km||1778 miles||1545 nm||ENE|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 5:56 AM||2916 km||1812 miles||1575 nm||WSW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Mon 9:56 AM||3006 km||1868 miles||1623 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Mon 9:56 AM||3037 km||1887 miles||1640 nm||NE|
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