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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 19:40:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.28 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 30.7"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.3"||998.23 mi||west||0° 11' 19.0"||12.96 mi||south||998.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 46.4"||818.22 mi||east||4° 22' 37.5"||300.83 mi||south||867.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makassar||Fri 3:40 AM||131 km||82 miles||71 nm||NNE|
|Raba||Fri 3:40 AM||255 km||158 miles||138 nm||S|
|Mamuju||Fri 3:40 AM||384 km||239 miles||207 nm||N|
|Mataram||Fri 3:40 AM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm||SW|
|Ende||Fri 3:40 AM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm||SE|
|Singaraja||Fri 3:40 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||WSW|
|Kendari||Fri 3:40 AM||479 km||297 miles||258 nm||ENE|
|Denpasar||Fri 3:40 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||SW|
|Banjarmasin||Fri 3:40 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||NW|
|Balikpapan||Fri 3:40 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||NNW|
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