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 06:20:00 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 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.64 meters/second, 1543.1 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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' 04.5"||958.65 mi||west||0° 08' 43.5"||10.00 mi||north||959.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 49.2"||902.98 mi||east||3° 53' 40.8"||267.75 mi||north||949.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sat 12:50 PM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm||NE|
|Bengkulu||Sat 1:20 PM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm||NE|
|Jakarta||Sat 1:20 PM||1899 km||1180 miles||1026 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Sat 1:20 PM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm||ENE|
|Palembang||Sat 1:20 PM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Sat 2:20 PM||2280 km||1417 miles||1231 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 2:20 PM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm||NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 12:20 PM||2395 km||1488 miles||1293 nm||WNW|
|Surabaya||Sat 1:20 PM||2401 km||1492 miles||1296 nm||ENE|
|Pontianak||Sat 1:20 PM||2554 km||1587 miles||1379 nm||NE|
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