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, May 23, 2014 at 00:48:00 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: 34%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 43.7"||1002.61 mi||west||0° 11' 15.4"||12.89 mi||north||1002.71 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 30.9"||832.90 mi||east||4° 27' 04.4"||305.84 mi||north||886.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Padang||Fri 7:48 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||E|
|Bukittinggi||Fri 7:48 AM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm||E|
|Pekanbaru||Fri 7:48 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||ENE|
|Pematangsiantar||Fri 7:48 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||NNE|
|Medan||Fri 7:48 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm||N|
|Malacca City||Fri 8:48 AM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm||NE|
|Seremban||Fri 8:48 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 8:48 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||NE|
|Bengkulu||Fri 7:48 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||SE|
|Jambi||Fri 7:48 AM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||E|
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