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 06:30:00 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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.71 meters/second, 1543.3 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 05.6"||958.79 mi||west||0° 08' 44.6"||10.02 mi||north||959.19 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 26.4"||902.68 mi||east||3° 54' 02.6"||268.17 mi||north||949.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Sat 1:30 PM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 12:30 PM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm||WNW|
|Jakarta||Sat 1:30 PM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Sat 1:30 PM||2175 km||1351 miles||1174 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Sat 2:30 PM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 2:30 PM||2482 km||1542 miles||1340 nm||NNE|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 11:30 AM||2703 km||1680 miles||1460 nm||SSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 12:00 Noon||2759 km||1714 miles||1490 nm||NNW|
|Pontianak||Sat 1:30 PM||2771 km||1722 miles||1496 nm||NE|
|Male||Sat 11:30 AM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm||NW|
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