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 Monday, June 11, 2012 at 11:42:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 11, 2012 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.17 meters/second, 1620.6 km/hour, 1007.0 miles/hour or 875.1 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' 33.5"||16.78 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 38.4"||1007.00 mi||west||0° 11' 26.8"||13.11 mi||north||1007.05 mi|
|24 hours||10° 27' 46.3"||723.60 mi||east||4° 28' 33.5"||307.57 mi||north||785.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 5:42 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||WSW|
|Guayaquil||Mon 6:42 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Mon 6:42 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Mon 5:42 AM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm||NNE|
|Cali||Mon 6:42 AM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm||ENE|
|Panama||Mon 6:42 AM||1106 km||687 miles||597 nm||NE|
|Managua||Mon 5:42 AM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm||N|
|Medellin||Mon 6:42 AM||1266 km||786 miles||683 nm||ENE|
|Bogota||Mon 6:42 AM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Mon 5:42 AM||1424 km||885 miles||769 nm||NNW|
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