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 30, 2013 at 21:00:00 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: 60%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.56 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 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' 29.5"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 38.2"||994.37 mi||west||0° 11' 08.3"||12.76 mi||north||994.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 54.9"||814.04 mi||east||4° 31' 56.4"||311.43 mi||north||874.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dili||Fri 6:00 AM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm||SE|
|Same||Fri 6:00 AM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm||SSE|
|Suai||Fri 6:00 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||SSE|
|Baucau||Fri 6:00 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||ESE|
|Kupang||Fri 5:00 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||SSW|
|Ende||Fri 5:00 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||WSW|
|Kendari||Fri 5:00 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm||NNW|
|Ambon||Fri 6:00 AM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm||NE|
|Makassar||Fri 5:00 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||WNW|
|Raba||Fri 5:00 AM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm||WSW|
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