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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 06:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.23 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.8 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' 28.6"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 37.4"||980.08 mi||west||0° 09' 14.6"||10.59 mi||south||979.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 49' 50.0"||868.64 mi||east||3° 22' 24.9"||231.92 mi||south||893.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sun 1:10 PM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm||E|
|Bengkulu||Sun 1:40 PM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm||NE|
|Palembang||Sun 1:40 PM||1786 km||1109 miles||964 nm||ENE|
|Jakarta||Sun 1:40 PM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Sun 1:40 PM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm||ENE|
|Medan||Sun 1:40 PM||1895 km||1178 miles||1023 nm||NNE|
|Singapore||Sun 2:40 PM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sun 2:40 PM||2022 km||1256 miles||1092 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 12:40 PM||2123 km||1319 miles||1147 nm||WNW|
|Pontianak||Sun 1:40 PM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||ENE|
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