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 06:40:00 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 9:40 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 25.2"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 11.2"||978.41 mi||west||0° 10' 27.2"||11.98 mi||north||978.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 40.4"||925.82 mi||east||4° 27' 09.2"||306.00 mi||north||980.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 12:40 PM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||WNW|
|Bengkulu||Fri 1:40 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||999 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 12:10 PM||2159 km||1341 miles||1166 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Fri 12:10 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||NNW|
|Jakarta||Fri 1:40 PM||2227 km||1384 miles||1203 nm||ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 2:40 PM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||NE|
|Male||Fri 11:40 AM||2281 km||1417 miles||1232 nm||NW|
|Bandung||Fri 1:40 PM||2290 km||1423 miles||1237 nm||E|
|Singapore||Fri 2:40 PM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 12:10 PM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm||NNW|
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