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 04:46:00 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: 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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.08 meters/second, 1497.9 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' 22.3"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 23.6"||930.45 mi||west||0° 02' 09.9"||2.48 mi||north||930.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 54' 40.1"||965.25 mi||east||1° 33' 16.1"||106.93 mi||north||975.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 9:46 AM||2062 km||1281 miles||1114 nm||SSW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 10:46 AM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||NW|
|Jakarta||Thu 11:46 AM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm||ENE|
|Port Louis||Thu 8:46 AM||2956 km||1837 miles||1596 nm||W|
|Male||Thu 9:46 AM||3059 km||1901 miles||1652 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 10:16 AM||3114 km||1935 miles||1681 nm||NNW|
|Singapore||Thu 12:46 PM||3120 km||1939 miles||1685 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 12:46 PM||3148 km||1956 miles||1700 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 8:46 AM||3161 km||1964 miles||1707 nm||W|
|Perth||Thu 12:46 PM||3234 km||2009 miles||1746 nm||ESE|
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