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, October 2, 2012 at 19:20:00 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: 93%
|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 Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.64 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.0 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' 32.0"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.13 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 01.8"||965.38 mi||west||0° 07' 00.7"||8.04 mi||north||965.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 13.4"||749.78 mi||east||2° 26' 17.8"||167.69 mi||north||763.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yangon||Wed 1:50 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm||ENE|
|Mawlamyine||Wed 1:50 AM||292 km||181 miles||157 nm||E|
|Naypyidaw||Wed 1:50 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||NNE|
|Dawei||Wed 1:50 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||SE|
|Chiang Mai||Wed 2:20 AM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||NE|
|Nakhon Sawan||Wed 2:20 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||E|
|Port Blair||Wed 12:50 AM||568 km||353 miles||306 nm||SSW|
|Mandalay||Wed 1:50 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||N|
|Bangkok||Wed 2:20 AM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm||ESE|
|Chittagong||Wed 1:20 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||NNW|
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