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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 04:28:00 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: 14%
|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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 30.4"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 30.3"||999.97 mi||west||0° 11' 54.1"||13.63 mi||south||1000.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 33.7"||823.13 mi||east||4° 54' 44.8"||337.53 mi||south||891.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 9:28 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm||ENE|
|Male||Fri 9:28 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||E|
|Addu City||Fri 9:28 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm||SE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 9:58 AM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Fri 9:58 AM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm||ENE|
|Colombo||Fri 9:58 AM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 9:58 AM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm||E|
|Bangalore||Fri 9:58 AM||1475 km||916 miles||796 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 10:28 AM||1480 km||919 miles||799 nm||SSE|
|Victoria||Fri 8:28 AM||1649 km||1025 miles||891 nm||SW|
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