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 12, 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: 40%
|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 Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.35 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 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' 34.0"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 58.1"||1002.89 mi||west||0° 10' 52.9"||12.46 mi||north||1002.82 mi|
|24 hours||10° 25' 19.3"||717.58 mi||east||4° 11' 12.8"||287.74 mi||north||770.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Linden||Tue 6:42 AM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm||E|
|Boa Vista||Tue 6:42 AM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm||S|
|Georgetown||Tue 6:42 AM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||ENE|
|New Amsterdam||Tue 6:42 AM||374 km||233 miles||202 nm||ENE|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Tue 6:12 AM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm||NW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 7:42 AM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||E|
|San Fernando||Tue 6:42 AM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm||N|
|Maturín||Tue 6:12 AM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||NNW|
|Chaguanas||Tue 6:42 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||N|
|Port of Spain||Tue 6:42 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||N|
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