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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 12:02:00 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: 56%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.84 meters/second, 1547.4 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.6 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' 26.4"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 32.0"||961.40 mi||west||0° 07' 11.0"||8.24 mi||north||961.72 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 36.5"||876.08 mi||east||3° 17' 00.4"||225.75 mi||north||911.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sat 6:32 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||NNE|
|Bengkulu||Sat 7:02 PM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm||NNE|
|Jakarta||Sat 7:02 PM||1634 km||1016 miles||882 nm||NE|
|Bandung||Sat 7:02 PM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm||NE|
|Palembang||Sat 7:02 PM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Sat 8:02 PM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm||NNE|
|Surabaya||Sat 7:02 PM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm||ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 8:02 PM||2202 km||1368 miles||1189 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Sat 8:02 PM||2288 km||1422 miles||1235 nm||ENE|
|Pontianak||Sat 7:02 PM||2316 km||1439 miles||1250 nm||NE|
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