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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 00:36:00 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: 34%
|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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 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' 31.1"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.4"||974.92 mi||west||0° 08' 44.6"||10.02 mi||south||975.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 43.0"||777.58 mi||east||3° 49' 57.8"||263.45 mi||south||826.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bangkok||Wed 7:36 AM||80 km||50 miles||43 nm||ESE|
|Hua Hin||Wed 7:36 AM||147 km||91 miles||79 nm||S|
|Pattaya||Wed 7:36 AM||160 km||100 miles||86 nm||SE|
|Dawei||Wed 7:06 AM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm||W|
|Nakhon Sawan||Wed 7:36 AM||205 km||128 miles||111 nm||N|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Wed 7:36 AM||279 km||174 miles||151 nm||ENE|
|Mawlamyine||Wed 7:06 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||NW|
|Battambang||Wed 7:36 AM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm||ESE|
|Khon Kaen||Wed 7:36 AM||434 km||269 miles||234 nm||NE|
|Siem Reap||Wed 7:36 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||E|
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