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 04:28:00 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: 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 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.84 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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"||999.44 mi||west||0° 10' 39.9"||12.22 mi||north||999.33 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 21.3"||745.77 mi||east||4° 04' 06.9"||279.61 mi||north||792.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Cristóbal||Sat 11:58 PM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm||NW|
|Cúcuta||Sat 11:28 PM||229 km||143 miles||124 nm||NW|
|Bucaramanga||Sat 11:28 PM||264 km||164 miles||142 nm||W|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Sat 11:58 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||ESE|
|San Fernando de Apure||Sat 11:58 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||ENE|
|Barquisimeto||Sat 11:58 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm||NNE|
|Villavicencio||Sat 11:28 PM||422 km||263 miles||228 nm||SW|
|Bogota||Sat 11:28 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm||WSW|
|Maracaibo||Sat 11:58 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||N|
|Valencia||Sat 11:58 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm||NE|
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