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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 05:22:00 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: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.24 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 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' 23.2"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 14.6"||953.27 mi||west||0° 06' 52.3"||7.88 mi||north||953.58 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 56.1"||955.13 mi||east||3° 15' 24.3"||223.92 mi||north||988.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|The Settlement||Thu 12:22 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||NW|
|Malang||Thu 12:22 PM||979 km||608 miles||528 nm||N|
|Denpasar||Thu 1:22 PM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm||NNE|
|Surakarta||Thu 12:22 PM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm||N|
|Surabaya||Thu 12:22 PM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm||N|
|Semarang||Thu 12:22 PM||1078 km||670 miles||582 nm||N|
|Bandung||Thu 12:22 PM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm||NNW|
|Jakarta||Thu 12:22 PM||1262 km||784 miles||682 nm||NNW|
|Makassar||Thu 1:22 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm||NE|
|Palembang||Thu 12:22 PM||1673 km||1040 miles||903 nm||NNW|
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