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, August 14, 2013 at 11:46:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.37 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 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' 26.6"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 40.0"||953.53 mi||west||0° 05' 51.1"||6.71 mi||south||953.30 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 34.8"||900.65 mi||east||1° 50' 19.2"||126.47 mi||south||904.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Wed 6:46 PM||1992 km||1238 miles||1076 nm||NE|
|Jakarta||Wed 6:46 PM||2185 km||1358 miles||1180 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Wed 6:46 PM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm||ENE|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 5:46 PM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||WNW|
|Singapore||Wed 7:46 PM||2545 km||1582 miles||1374 nm||NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 4:46 PM||2580 km||1603 miles||1393 nm||SSW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Wed 7:46 PM||2593 km||1611 miles||1400 nm||NNE|
|Pontianak||Wed 6:46 PM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm||NE|
|Denpasar||Wed 7:46 PM||2867 km||1782 miles||1548 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 5:16 PM||2919 km||1814 miles||1576 nm||NNW|
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