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, September 30, 2012 at 04:08:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.90 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 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' 32.9"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 55.7"||999.64 mi||west||0° 10' 40.7"||12.23 mi||north||999.53 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 17.5"||745.84 mi||east||4° 04' 28.7"||280.04 mi||north||793.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Ayacucho||Sat 11:38 PM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm||WSW|
|San Fernando de Apure||Sat 11:38 PM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm||NW|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Sat 11:38 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm||ENE|
|Caracas||Sat 11:38 PM||436 km||271 miles||236 nm||NNW|
|Maracay||Sat 11:38 PM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm||NNW|
|Valencia||Sat 11:38 PM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm||NNW|
|Maturín||Sat 11:38 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||NE|
|Barquisimeto||Sat 11:38 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||NW|
|San Fernando||Sun 12:08 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||NE|
|Chaguanas||Sun 12:08 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||NE|
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