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 Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 10:56:00 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: 39%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.48 meters/second, 1560.5 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 28.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 27.6"||969.42 mi||west||0° 08' 02.4"||9.21 mi||south||969.18 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 54.1"||867.25 mi||east||2° 50' 01.5"||194.85 mi||south||883.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Tue 5:56 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 4:56 PM||2044 km||1270 miles||1103 nm||WNW|
|Jakarta||Tue 5:56 PM||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Tue 5:56 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Tue 6:56 PM||2342 km||1455 miles||1265 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Tue 6:56 PM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 4:26 PM||2597 km||1614 miles||1402 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Tue 4:26 PM||2602 km||1617 miles||1405 nm||NNW|
|Surabaya||Tue 5:56 PM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm||ENE|
|Pontianak||Tue 5:56 PM||2693 km||1673 miles||1454 nm||NE|
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