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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 02:42:00 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: 4%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.89 meters/second, 1497.2 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 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' 22.3"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 22.1"||930.01 mi||west||0° 01' 50.9"||2.12 mi||north||930.11 mi|
|24 hours||14° 56' 19.1"||966.60 mi||east||1° 25' 57.2"||98.54 mi||north||976.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Karratha||Thu 10:42 AM||134 km||84 miles||73 nm||E|
|Perth||Thu 10:42 AM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm||S|
|Denpasar||Thu 10:42 AM||1333 km||828 miles||720 nm||N|
|Malang||Thu 9:42 AM||1440 km||895 miles||778 nm||NNW|
|Surabaya||Thu 9:42 AM||1518 km||943 miles||820 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Thu 11:42 AM||1723 km||1071 miles||930 nm||NE|
|Bandung||Thu 9:42 AM||1750 km||1087 miles||945 nm||NNW|
|Makassar||Thu 10:42 AM||1773 km||1101 miles||957 nm||NNE|
|Eucla||Thu 11:27 AM||1800 km||1119 miles||972 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Thu 12:12 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||ENE|
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