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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 06:20:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.36 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 25.0"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 10.1"||978.27 mi||west||0° 10' 25.9"||11.95 mi||north||978.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 08.1"||926.23 mi||east||4° 26' 45.1"||305.56 mi||north||981.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bantam||Fri 12:50 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm||E|
|Bengkulu||Fri 1:20 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm||NE|
|Palembang||Fri 1:20 PM||1702 km||1058 miles||919 nm||ENE|
|Jakarta||Fri 1:20 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Fri 1:20 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm||ENE|
|Medan||Fri 1:20 PM||1812 km||1126 miles||979 nm||NNE|
|Singapore||Fri 2:20 PM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 2:20 PM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 12:20 PM||2168 km||1347 miles||1171 nm||W|
|Pontianak||Fri 1:20 PM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm||ENE|
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