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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 03:46:00 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: 10%
|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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.06 meters/second, 1497.8 km/hour, 930.7 miles/hour or 808.8 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' 22.7"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 41.2"||930.43 mi||west||0° 01' 41.3"||1.94 mi||south||930.35 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 20.0"||972.09 mi||east||0° 01' 54.4"||2.19 mi||north||972.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Wed 9:46 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 8:46 AM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm||SSW|
|Jakarta||Wed 10:46 AM||2859 km||1776 miles||1544 nm||ENE|
|Port Louis||Wed 7:46 AM||2861 km||1777 miles||1545 nm||W|
|Male||Wed 8:46 AM||3022 km||1878 miles||1632 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 7:46 AM||3065 km||1905 miles||1655 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 9:16 AM||3101 km||1927 miles||1675 nm||N|
|Singapore||Wed 11:46 AM||3189 km||1981 miles||1722 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Wed 11:46 AM||3210 km||1995 miles||1733 nm||NE|
|Perth||Wed 11:46 AM||3314 km||2059 miles||1789 nm||ESE|
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