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 23, 2014 at 23:18:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.90 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 30.2"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 12.9"||981.65 mi||west||0° 08' 39.0"||9.91 mi||south||981.44 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 06.3"||830.39 mi||east||3° 11' 17.5"||219.19 mi||south||853.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Fri 5:48 AM||135 km||84 miles||73 nm||E|
|Bengkulu||Fri 6:18 AM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm||NE|
|Jakarta||Fri 6:18 AM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm||ENE|
|Palembang||Fri 6:18 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm||NE|
|Bandung||Fri 6:18 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Fri 7:18 AM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm||NNE|
|Medan||Fri 6:18 AM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm||N|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 7:18 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm||NNE|
|Malang||Fri 6:18 AM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm||ENE|
|Surabaya||Fri 6:18 AM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||ENE|
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