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 Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 10:42:00 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: 60%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.93 meters/second, 1616.1 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 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' 32.6"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 43.1"||1004.16 mi||west||0° 11' 39.6"||13.35 mi||north||1004.35 mi|
|24 hours||10° 43' 18.3"||740.20 mi||east||4° 38' 26.2"||318.85 mi||north||806.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Piura||Sun 5:42 AM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm||SSE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 5:42 AM||255 km||158 miles||137 nm||NE|
|Loja||Sun 5:42 AM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm||E|
|Portoviejo||Sun 5:42 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm||NNE|
|Ambato||Sun 5:42 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm||NE|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Sun 5:42 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 5:42 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||NE|
|Esmeraldas||Sun 5:42 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||NNE|
|Florencia||Sun 5:42 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||NE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 4:42 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||WNW|
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