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 Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 13:06:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, December 2, 2011 at 9:53 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.78 meters/second, 1489.6 km/hour, 925.6 miles/hour or 804.3 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' 28.9"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 56.4"||925.23 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||925.23 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 10.7"||797.79 mi||east||0° 32' 12.4"||36.94 mi||south||800.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 1:06 AM||697 km||433 miles||377 nm||ESE|
|Palikir||Sun 12:06 AM||1755 km||1091 miles||948 nm||S|
|Hagåtña||Sat 11:06 PM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm||WSW|
|Majuro||Sun 1:06 AM||2030 km||1261 miles||1096 nm||SE|
|Midway||Sat 2:06 AM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm||ENE|
|Yokohama||Sat 10:06 PM||2508 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||NW|
|Tokyo||Sat 10:06 PM||2518 km||1564 miles||1359 nm||NW|
|Yaren||Sun 1:06 AM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Sun 1:06 AM||2679 km||1665 miles||1447 nm||SSE|
|Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk||Sun 12:06 AM||3161 km||1964 miles||1707 nm||NNW|
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