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, December 7, 2013 at 09:50:00 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: 26%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.77 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 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' 27.2"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 14.5"||981.37 mi||west||0° 10' 06.5"||11.58 mi||north||981.72 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 39.3"||867.57 mi||east||4° 15' 27.4"||292.60 mi||north||920.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Sat 4:20 PM||418 km||259 miles||225 nm||ESE|
|Bengkulu||Sat 4:50 PM||1277 km||794 miles||690 nm||NE|
|Palembang||Sat 4:50 PM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm||NE|
|Jakarta||Sat 4:50 PM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Sat 4:50 PM||1644 km||1021 miles||888 nm||ENE|
|Medan||Sat 4:50 PM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm||NNE|
|Singapore||Sat 5:50 PM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 5:50 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm||NNE|
|Pontianak||Sat 4:50 PM||2157 km||1341 miles||1165 nm||ENE|
|Surabaya||Sat 4:50 PM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm||E|
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