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, May 2, 2013 at 22:00:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.89 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 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' 29.3"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 18.6"||986.13 mi||west||0° 10' 17.4"||11.79 mi||north||986.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 55.3"||816.69 mi||east||4° 17' 20.6"||294.75 mi||north||872.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baucau||Fri 7:00 AM||278 km||172 miles||150 nm||NW|
|Same||Fri 7:00 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||WNW|
|Suai||Fri 7:00 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||WNW|
|Dili||Fri 7:00 AM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm||WNW|
|Darwin||Fri 7:30 AM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm||SE|
|Kupang||Fri 6:00 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm||W|
|Ambon||Fri 7:00 AM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm||N|
|Ende||Fri 6:00 AM||734 km||456 miles||397 nm||WNW|
|Kendari||Fri 6:00 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||NW|
|Makassar||Fri 6:00 AM||1123 km||698 miles||606 nm||WNW|
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