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, October 7, 2012 at 21:10:00 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: 54%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 30.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.9"||946.45 mi||west||0° 04' 16.2"||4.90 mi||south||946.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 03.9"||759.88 mi||east||2° 08' 05.5"||146.83 mi||south||778.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baguio City||Mon 5:10 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||WSW|
|Kaohsiung||Mon 5:10 AM||730 km||453 miles||394 nm||NW|
|Quezon||Mon 5:10 AM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm||SW|
|Manila||Mon 5:10 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm||SW|
|Makati||Mon 5:10 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||SW|
|Taipei||Mon 5:10 AM||794 km||493 miles||429 nm||NW|
|Xiamen||Mon 5:10 AM||1018 km||632 miles||549 nm||NW|
|Foochow||Mon 5:10 AM||1029 km||639 miles||556 nm||NW|
|Shantou||Mon 5:10 AM||1092 km||679 miles||590 nm||WNW|
|Kowloon||Mon 5:10 AM||1299 km||807 miles||701 nm||WNW|
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