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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 23:44:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.12 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.1 miles/hour or 810.8 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' 23.4"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 34.4"||932.80 mi||west||0° 04' 48.8"||5.52 mi||north||933.06 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 43.2"||917.85 mi||east||2° 30' 55.4"||173.02 mi||north||941.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Wed 1:44 AM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm||ESE|
|Tonota||Wed 1:44 AM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm||SE|
|Serowe||Wed 1:44 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm||SSE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 1:44 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||E|
|Maun||Wed 1:44 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||W|
|Gweru||Wed 1:44 AM||386 km||240 miles||209 nm||ENE|
|Molepolole||Wed 1:44 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||S|
|Gaborone||Wed 1:44 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm||S|
|Masvingo||Wed 1:44 AM||477 km||297 miles||258 nm||E|
|Ghanzi||Wed 1:44 AM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm||WSW|
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