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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 20:46:00 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: 86%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 31.5"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 37.4"||1004.38 mi||west||0° 11' 36.8"||13.30 mi||south||1004.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 57.7"||795.05 mi||east||4° 36' 08.4"||316.24 mi||south||853.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Banda Aceh||Thu 3:46 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||NNE|
|Medan||Thu 3:46 AM||984 km||612 miles||531 nm||NE|
|Bengkulu||Thu 3:46 AM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm||E|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 4:46 AM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Thu 4:46 AM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm||ENE|
|Palembang||Thu 3:46 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 2:16 AM||1610 km||1001 miles||869 nm||NW|
|Colombo||Thu 2:16 AM||1617 km||1005 miles||873 nm||NW|
|Jakarta||Thu 3:46 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm||ESE|
|Bandung||Thu 3:46 AM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||ESE|
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