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 Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 04:18:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 32.7"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 49.2"||1005.51 mi||west||0° 11' 20.7"||12.99 mi||north||1005.53 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 23.2"||749.26 mi||east||4° 25' 25.7"||303.99 mi||north||806.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Juan de Pasto||Fri 11:18 PM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm||ESE|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Fri 11:18 PM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm||S|
|Quito||Fri 11:18 PM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm||SSE|
|Cali||Fri 11:18 PM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm||ENE|
|Pereira||Fri 11:18 PM||484 km||300 miles||261 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 11:18 PM||501 km||312 miles||271 nm||S|
|Manizales||Fri 11:18 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||NE|
|Medellin||Fri 11:18 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||NE|
|Bogota||Fri 11:18 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||ENE|
|Villavicencio||Fri 11:18 PM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm||ENE|
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