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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 02:28:00 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: 11%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.35 meters/second, 1578.0 km/hour, 980.6 miles/hour or 852.1 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' 30.4"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.7"||980.44 mi||west||0° 09' 50.4"||11.27 mi||south||980.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 18.8"||798.96 mi||east||4° 14' 47.5"||291.88 mi||south||855.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Siem Reap||Thu 9:28 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm||N|
|Battambang||Thu 9:28 AM||118 km||74 miles||64 nm||NW|
|Phnom Penh||Thu 9:28 AM||133 km||83 miles||72 nm||SE|
|Sihanoukville||Thu 9:28 AM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm||SSW|
|Cần Thơ||Thu 9:28 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm||SE|
|Pattaya||Thu 9:28 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm||WNW|
|Ho Chi Minh||Thu 9:28 AM||347 km||216 miles||187 nm||ESE|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Thu 9:28 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||NW|
|Pakse||Thu 9:28 AM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||NNE|
|Bangkok||Thu 9:28 AM||406 km||253 miles||219 nm||WNW|
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