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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 04:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.07 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 24.8"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 56.5"||957.36 mi||west||0° 08' 33.3"||9.81 mi||north||957.76 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 10.5"||905.62 mi||east||3° 50' 22.7"||263.98 mi||north||951.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Denpasar||Sat 12:40 PM||847 km||527 miles||458 nm||N|
|Mataram||Sat 12:40 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm||N|
|Raba||Sat 12:40 PM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm||NNE|
|Singaraja||Sat 12:40 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||N|
|Malang||Sat 11:40 AM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm||NNW|
|Ende||Sat 12:40 PM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm||NE|
|Surabaya||Sat 11:40 AM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm||NNW|
|Surakarta||Sat 11:40 AM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm||NNW|
|Semarang||Sat 11:40 AM||1211 km||752 miles||654 nm||NNW|
|Makassar||Sat 12:40 PM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm||NNE|
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