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 11:37 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.7"||946.25 mi||west||0° 03' 52.5"||4.44 mi||south||946.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 42.8"||903.33 mi||east||0° 59' 49.6"||68.59 mi||south||903.24 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||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 3:46 PM||2370 km||1473 miles||1280 nm||SSW|
|Jakarta||Wed 5:46 PM||2432 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Wed 5:46 PM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Wed 6:46 PM||2779 km||1727 miles||1500 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Wed 6:46 PM||2815 km||1749 miles||1520 nm||NNE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 4:16 PM||2970 km||1845 miles||1603 nm||NNW|
|Male||Wed 3:46 PM||3002 km||1865 miles||1621 nm||NW|
|Pontianak||Wed 5:46 PM||3081 km||1914 miles||1663 nm||NE|
|Denpasar||Wed 6:46 PM||3104 km||1928 miles||1676 nm||ENE|
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