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, September 11, 2013 at 10:46:00 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: 36%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.11 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 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' 25.9"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.7"||946.19 mi||west||0° 03' 52.5"||4.44 mi||south||946.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 41.7"||903.25 mi||east||0° 59' 52.9"||68.65 mi||south||903.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Wed 4:46 PM||2154 km||1339 miles||1163 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 3:46 PM||2382 km||1480 miles||1286 nm||SSW|
|Jakarta||Wed 5:46 PM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Wed 5:46 PM||2429 km||1509 miles||1312 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Wed 6:46 PM||2761 km||1715 miles||1491 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Wed 6:46 PM||2800 km||1740 miles||1512 nm||NNE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 4:16 PM||2979 km||1851 miles||1608 nm||NNW|
|Male||Wed 3:46 PM||3018 km||1875 miles||1629 nm||NW|
|Pontianak||Wed 5:46 PM||3059 km||1901 miles||1652 nm||NE|
|Denpasar||Wed 6:46 PM||3076 km||1912 miles||1661 nm||ENE|
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