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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 02:24:00 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: 19%
|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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 24.1"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 07.5"||940.99 mi||west||0° 05' 16.0"||6.04 mi||south||940.76 mi|
|24 hours||14° 38' 37.3"||956.77 mi||east||1° 28' 40.7"||101.68 mi||south||957.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Tue 8:24 AM||2305 km||1432 miles||1244 nm||WNW|
|Jakarta||Tue 9:24 AM||2329 km||1447 miles||1258 nm||NE|
|Bandung||Tue 9:24 AM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm||ENE|
|Amsterdam Island||Tue 7:24 AM||2386 km||1483 miles||1289 nm||SSW|
|Singapore||Tue 10:24 AM||2728 km||1695 miles||1473 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Tue 10:24 AM||2784 km||1730 miles||1504 nm||NNE|
|Perth||Tue 10:24 AM||2951 km||1834 miles||1594 nm||SE|
|Denpasar||Tue 10:24 AM||2965 km||1843 miles||1601 nm||ENE|
|Pontianak||Tue 9:24 AM||2997 km||1862 miles||1618 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 7:54 AM||3087 km||1918 miles||1667 nm||NNW|
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