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 06:10:00 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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.59 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 25.0"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 03.8"||958.60 mi||west||0° 08' 42.6"||9.98 mi||north||959.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 07.2"||903.28 mi||east||3° 53' 23.2"||267.44 mi||north||949.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sat 12:40 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||NNE|
|Bengkulu||Sat 1:10 PM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Sat 1:10 PM||1716 km||1066 miles||926 nm||NE|
|Bandung||Sat 1:10 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm||NE|
|Palembang||Sat 1:10 PM||1816 km||1128 miles||980 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Sat 2:10 PM||2164 km||1344 miles||1168 nm||NNE|
|Surabaya||Sat 1:10 PM||2191 km||1362 miles||1183 nm||ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 2:10 PM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Sat 2:10 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm||ENE|
|Pontianak||Sat 1:10 PM||2392 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||NE|
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