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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 23:36:00 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: 44%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.19 meters/second, 1545.1 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 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' 30.9"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.2"||959.82 mi||west||0° 06' 40.9"||7.66 mi||south||960.13 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 15.1"||766.24 mi||east||3° 03' 41.2"||210.50 mi||south||800.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Udon Thani||Tue 6:36 AM||36 km||23 miles||20 nm||NNE|
|Khon Kaen||Tue 6:36 AM||74 km||46 miles||40 nm||S|
|Vientiane||Tue 6:36 AM||98 km||61 miles||53 nm||N|
|Wanon Niwat||Tue 6:36 AM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm||ENE|
|Sakon Nakhon||Tue 6:36 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm||E|
|Savannakhet||Tue 6:36 AM||226 km||141 miles||122 nm||ESE|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Tue 6:36 AM||242 km||151 miles||131 nm||SSW|
|Nakhon Sawan||Tue 6:36 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm||WSW|
|Luang Prabang||Tue 6:36 AM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||N|
|Xam Neua||Tue 6:36 AM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm||NNE|
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