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 21:20:00 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: 54%
|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, October 7, 2012 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.26 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 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' 30.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.9"||946.59 mi||west||0° 04' 17.3"||4.92 mi||south||946.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 02.1"||759.96 mi||east||2° 08' 29.9"||147.31 mi||south||778.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baguio City||Mon 5:20 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||SW|
|Kaohsiung||Mon 5:20 AM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm||NW|
|Tarlac City||Mon 5:20 AM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||SW|
|Mabalacat||Mon 5:20 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||SW|
|Angeles||Mon 5:20 AM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm||SW|
|Quezon||Mon 5:20 AM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm||SSW|
|Taichung||Mon 5:20 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm||NNW|
|Manila||Mon 5:20 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||SSW|
|Makati||Mon 5:20 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||SSW|
|Olongapo||Mon 5:20 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||SW|
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